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How Do You Compromise with a Progressive?

allofoz Wrote: May 20, 2012 8:39 AM
You mean, the debt that was tripled by Reagan, and then doubled by Bush. Do you know that the debt has increased by 50% under Obama, while it increased by over 100% under Bush?

I forced myself to watch Bill Maher this Friday as I was trying to chart out this column. Thankfully I hadn’t just eaten.

It was sickening to listen as cerebral dwarves Maher and some not-so-bright jackass from the fascist rag The Nation talked about how Republicans and the Tea Party are evil and the cause of all our economic problems while Rhodes Scholar and former U.S. Sen. Bill Bradley, D-N.J. sat there smirking like a broken Muppet. The world in which progressives live makes the world J.K. Rowling created for Harry Potter seem normal.

And it wasn’t just the...