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About That Fiscal Cliff

anti-neocon Wrote: Nov 21, 2012 11:53 AM
when the republicans selected the massachusetts liberal over ron paul, they rejected the constitution, liberty, peace, and limited government, to embrace big government, the nanny state, endless war, and out of control spending. it's ridiculous that they still try to sell their collectivist party as "conservative".
SMyles Wrote: Nov 21, 2012 1:27 PM
"it's ridiculous that they still try to sell their collectivist party as "conservative". "
Sure are a lot of folks that buy it.
Yikes, we're headed toward a fiscal cliff! It will crush the economy! Or so the media and politicians tell us.

The "cliff" is a series of tax increases and budget cuts that automatically go into effect Jan. 1 unless Congress acts.

Will Congress act?

It will! I see the future: The politicians will meet and fret and hold press conferences and predict disaster. Then they'll reach a deal.

It will just postpone the reckoning, but they'll congratulate themselves, and the media will move on.

America, however, continues to go broke.

"They're not going to admit that we're bankrupt, and they won't...