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To Hell With It, Let's Jump Off the Fiscal Cliff

Bear Trax Wrote: Dec 02, 2012 12:08 PM
I really don't think the democrats realize that increasing the debt again without carrying out the 'sequestration' spending cuts, has any consequences. Politically no, everything there is a 15 second sound bits, to match their supporter's attention span. It's like a video game, you play for a minute and a half, loose, and just press the re-do button and everything starts fresh again. I say to the republicans, quit trying to save the economy, election season is over, let the democrats wallow in their own misery.
We’ve all heard about the “fiscal cliff.” But what does it mean? The media won’t bother to explain it in any detail, and people aren’t looking it up on their own. So, a great many Americans think it’s a physical place, a vacation destination of some sort. I understand people are busy with their lives, but a majority of Americans just voted to re-elect President Obama, a man whose failed leadership created this harmonic convergence of economic mess that is the fiscal cliff. So I say, “To hell with it; let’s jump.”

President Obama is still in campaign mode, traveling...