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The Last Ticket to Fantasyland Expires in Three Months

Account closed Wrote: Aug 09, 2012 7:08 PM
Check out the latest headline on Drudge - Obama looking like an idiot and apparently saying something to the effect that -- we should repeat the auto bailout with every American industry. Hey Genius Envy, the GM bailout was a miserable success that cost the taxpayers tens of billions of bucks. Go away, just please GO AWAY. Ransom, take your blood pressure medicine. Good thought about the demise of the middle.
Account closed Wrote: Aug 09, 2012 11:58 PM
Bit late to add this, but meant to say miserable "failure" not success.
GreyGardens Wrote: Aug 09, 2012 10:00 PM

Fantasy Control- Nothing wrong with Ransom's blood pressure. He's as cool as the center seed in a cucumber.
wiseone Wrote: Aug 09, 2012 8:13 PM
Sure. Let's turn every $95 billion we have left into $29 billion. That's the way to grow the economy.

The presidential playbook generally calls for a successful candidate to swing to the middle when they are running unopposed for their party’s nomination.

But as we enter perhaps the final months of the Obama administration, it’s becoming increasingly difficult for anyone to make an appeal to the center, if indeed a center even exists in American politics anymore.

Obama has destroyed the political center in this country, and for that we can be thankful. 

Because Obama’s policies have exposed the basic problem with the bipartisan approach favored by establishment Republicans and so-called Blue Dog Democrats.

Both of those centrist...