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Steyn: Congress Spent “Two Months Negotiating 10 Hours of Savings”

christiancon Wrote: Jan 05, 2013 8:32 PM
We WONT be Greece!!! We will be exponentially worse off than Greece- No US or EU to bail us out. Our deficits are so huge its beyond real description. It used to be people would say "hey a billion here and a billion there and pretty soon your talking real money". Now its trillions? Can people even grasp trillions? Its mind boggling when attempted. --

Writing in the Orange County Register, conservative-leaning political commentator Mark Steyn explains -- and exposes -- the utter frivolity of the latest “fiscal cliff” compromise. Here’s the most galling excerpt:

Washington keeps proving the point. The political class has just spent two months on a down-to-the-wire nail-biting white-knuckle thrill-ride negotiation the result of which is more business as usual. At the end, as always, Dr. Obama and Dr. Boehner emerge in white coats, surgical masks around their necks, bloody scalpels in hand, and announce that it was touch-and-go for awhile but the operation was a complete success – and...