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Twilight Zone Week

cnesmith Wrote: Sep 07, 2012 11:53 AM
Cleombrotus2011, do you know what a $16 trillion debt is going is do? I highly doubt it. The number itself is large, but as long as the US starts reasonably thinking of a way to reduce debt, the creditors don't care.

The Democratic National Convention is an elaborate effort to sanitize a failed record that cannot be rehabilitated, even by the glib sophistry of former President Bill Clinton.

President Obama has often lamented that it is not that his performance has been inferior but that he has failed to fully explain the wonders of it all in terms we bitter clingers can grasp.

It's not that his policies are misguided or that they've yielded objectively horrendous results; it's that he just hasn't figured out a way to condescend far enough to our level to make us understand. The convention gives...