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Thanks for the Gun, Stupid

dick4260 Wrote: Dec 21, 2012 12:06 AM
Ever heard of a cute little fat guy named Erick Erickson? He runs a blog called "Red State" and he is trying to make himself into a Big Player in Conservative Circles. He kicks people off his blog if they post comments that he doesn't personally agree with. He is the only conservative in America who opposes freedom of speech. You would have been kicked off little Erick Erickson's blog for saying what you just said (above). Congratulations.

So I’m reading this email teaser from National Journal’s Influence Alley called Spending Cuts Added to Plan B that says: “In a bid to win more support for Republican House Speaker John Boehner's Plan B to cut taxes for everyone but millionaires, GOP leaders are adding a second bill that would reduce the deficit and avoid the sequester, a GOP leadership aide told the Alley.”

So first I’m thinking “What tax cut?” Doesn’t a tax cut necessitate some sort of tax “cutting” action? The net result of the proposal is to increase taxes for some. If these guys worked on Wall...