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Congressional Liberals: This Fiscal Cliff is Pretty Great, Actually

DDelMonte Wrote: Nov 26, 2012 7:59 PM
They're killing us because WE'RE OVER THERE. I can't state it any more simply. If THEY were over HERE - we would be killing them too. See?
MudontheTires Wrote: Nov 26, 2012 11:36 PM
"They're killing us because WE'RE OVER THERE."

That sounds like "She must have wanted it. Look at how she's dressed".

"I can't state it any more simply."

You also couldn't be any more wrong. But blaming the victim is also a lot easier.
James____Tx Wrote: Nov 26, 2012 8:31 PM
Now thats another subject, but still one that needs to be addressed.

Chestertonfan Wrote: Nov 26, 2012 8:27 PM
What are you doing about Dearbornistan? Sharia law popping up in America. Honour killings within the American border? They are already here and growing in numbers and no one in America seems to have the cahones to address it. At least over there, one could shoot the bad guys.
Chestertonfan Wrote: Nov 26, 2012 8:27 PM
You bet. Between off shore California, ANWAR, and the Canadian Oil Sands, the ME and Venezuela would be put right back on their heels.
James____Tx Wrote: Nov 26, 2012 8:05 PM
So how about we stop talking and seek energy independence and get the hell out of the middle east..

No, you aren't dreaming.  This post is a virtual facsimile of the 'fiscal cliff' piece I authored two weeks ago, replete with many of the same discouraging bells and whistles -- Democrats reveling in their leverage advantage, public opinion polls spelling doom for Republicans, and no tangible progress on the actual task at hand.  If that sentence wasn't enough of a morale boost for you, feel free to read on.  Liberals in Congress, led by incoming Senate Budget Committee Chair Patty Murray, are ostentatiously demonstrating an insatiable appetite for fiscal cliff-diving.  Their...