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About That Fiscal Cliff

anti-neocon Wrote: Nov 21, 2012 12:25 PM
there were many reasons the democrat-lite party rejected ron paul. everything ron paul stood for, they are opposed to. it just looked better for them to ridicule his foreign policy than to ridicule his fiscal conservative policies. the democrat-lite party hates constitutional limited government just as much as the democrats. both are statist, big government, collectivist parties ( actually just 2 wings of a single big government party).
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...