After Obama won re-election, there was extensive discussion among his supporters about whether the Republican "fever" would, in fact, break. Would the fiscal cliff negotiations, which resulted in the GOP accepting a tax increase on the nation's highest earners, do the trick? If not,...
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Only "broken" in the sense of being weighted down by ignorance, obstuctionism, do-nothing, and know-nothing. As the great majority of Americans now realize, the Republicans and so-called conservatives care little about our country and more about their petty self-interests and the wealth of their plutocratic benefactors. What a sad and disgraceful bunch.
Nine months ago, Barack Obama likened his Republican opposition to an illness. If he could just defeat Mitt Romney, Obama said, then the illness might subside. "I believe that if we're successful in this election -- when we're successful in this election -- that the fever may break," Obama told a fundraiser in Minneapolis last June.
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