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Tim Geithner and the Return of Moon-Yogurt Accounting

Corbett_ Wrote: Dec 03, 2012 2:31 PM
On the other hand, the GOP sees a Hitler under every bed. To them, EVERY even slightly hostile foreign leader is a potential Hitler and anyone who suggests we try to get along with them without war is a Chamberlain. You have learned one lesson from history and you seek to apply it to EVERY situation.

Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner has had a rough few days.  Late last week, Sen. Mitch McConnell laughed in his face when he presented President Obama's breathtaking fiscal cliff "deal" -- which raises taxes by $1.6 trillion, abolishes the debt limit (!), spends tens of billions on a new stimulus (!!), and offers no specific or guaranteed spending reductions to speak of.  Then Geithner appeared on Fox News Sunday to defend the proposal, and things went...not so well.  When host Chris Wallace pilloried his claim of illusory "savings" on war spending, Geithner was flummoxed (via