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Obama: More Peas for You!

1960Republican Wrote: Dec 03, 2012 4:52 AM
Chris -- I spent five years of my life as an armed and dangerous Marine, ready to kill all comers, as ordered. How many years did you spend in that circumstance? If you're younger than me, do your duty, and leave my retirement to me. If my neighbors get taken away, it's on you, buddy. And, the "Nazi's" know better, than to come for me.

It’s been a year and half since the GOP and Democrats hammered out an agreement that raised the debt ceiling and put us on the lip of a fiscal cliff, threatening mutually assured destruction if a budget deal wasn’t worked out before January 2013.

It made sense for all sides at the time. 

The GOP figured there was a good shot that Obama wasn’t going to be reelected. The Democrats figured there was a good chance shot Obama wasn’t going to be reelected. And Obama was content to do what he did best: run a campaign on TV, eat...