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Time to Stop the Debt Charade

ezehner Wrote: Dec 07, 2012 10:51 AM
100% concur. The principle is you don't spend money you don't have with the possible exception of national security emergencies threatening the existence of the USA. Entitlements of every kind do not qualify.

The crisis du jour in Washington now dominating the news, the so-called “fiscal cliff”, is but the latest in seemingly endless political crises that we shouldn’t be having.

We get two different kinds of problems in life. The real ones – the struggle to work and improve the quality of our lives – and the ones we bring on ourselves through poor behavior.

The more time we must deal with the latter type, the less time and energy we have to deal with life’s real problems and challenges.

The political crises which emanate from Washington are invariably problems...

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