Your response to every criticism is to point harder at someone else.
The failures of a socialist country across the world does nothing to diminish the failures within our own country.
Pointing out the faults in the Republican party does not explain or erase the faults in the Democratic party. Pointing out the flaws in the Soviet system does not explain or erase the faults in the American system.
What about a regular capitalist like Steve Jobs who gets wealthy off of the slave labor of chinese sweatshops?The difference between a bureaucrat who lives large while running a state-owned monopoly and a crony capitalist who benefits from having his pet politician restrict his rivals' access to markets through political machinations is only a matter of semantics.