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A Pea Party for the Tea Party

Charlotte392 Wrote: Jan 03, 2013 8:49 AM
I'm not fond of them either, but I eat them on New Years day. It's like taking your medicine, you know it tastes like poo-poo, but it's going to make you feel better in the morning.

Peas are all the rage when it comes to talking about the country’s fiscal woes.

You might remember that in July of 2011, when fighting over the debt ceiling, president Obama- right before he left for his 17th vacation at Martha’s Vineyard that year- complained about congressional inaction by saying that’s it time for the country “to eat its peas.”

From CBSNews:

"I've been hearing from my Republican friends for some time it is a moral imperative to tackle our debt and deficits in a serious way," Mr. Obama said. "What I've said to them is, let's go."

The president...