It was a metaphor, dude. Doesn't matter what the tax is or how it's used, it will have an impact on south Florida citizens, regardless if it comes from tourism money or not.
No it wasnt. There was nothing metaphorical about your statement. In order for it to be a metaphor, there has to be a comparison, which there wasnt. And it does matter what the tax is and how its used, that's the whole point of this discussion.