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Push the Fed Over the Cliff

Earle8 Wrote: Dec 03, 2012 9:46 AM
All the hype about the so called disaster and we can look forward to the debt ceiling debates which are right around the corner. This old mans answer: tell congress to take the month of December off. We will survive the 'ditch' (not 'cliff') just fine. When the debt ceiling arguments begin tell congress to take a few more months off. We will also survive an indefinite 'continuing resolution' just fine too. Matter of fact, the country will be better off.
Texas Chris Wrote: Dec 03, 2012 10:53 AM
Goo idea. We can have a federal government until the money runs out, then it shuts down and everybody goes home.

There. budget balanced.

Stop worrying about the ‘fiscal cliff.’ Spending cuts would feel therapeutic after watching Standard & Poor's and Egan-Jones downgrade our credit rating and seeing President Obama add $6 trillion to the national debt. The way to avert another recession and massive inflation is to eliminate the unconstitutional Federal Reserve.

There are two ways for politicians to “pay” for their spending. They can be transparent and raise taxes extremely high across all income levels. (This is not happening because politicians know Americans would riot.) Or, they can be sneaky and “monetize the debt,” which means allowing the Federal Reserve to print money...