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Budget Politics

goshawk Wrote: Mar 05, 2013 6:16 AM
While Ovomit, his administration and his media minions continue to try and "SCARE" the people about the "lack of money" and the coming Armageddon, Traitor John Kerry has just doled out $250 million this weekend to Egypt and the Muslim Brotherhood — our enemies and avowed terrorist organization! Plus, Traitor Kerry has requested $2.2 Billion dollars for Pakistan and pledged $ 500 million to Syria!! These A-Holes, these anti American politicians couldn't care less about the American people except to steal their money! Every one of them should be prosecuted! They are nothing but Commies!
AZhot Wrote: Mar 05, 2013 6:58 AM
That's an insult to Commie's.
nee Wrote: Mar 05, 2013 6:36 AM
Hawk...you should read the WaPo article that talks about Jenny Foo and the dude who has to cut his doggie day care because of sequestration!! Oh, and he can't build his custom bookshelves for five grand, either....Well, since O'care was passed, I don't have health care because my premium is the size of a small mortgage or two car payments with nothing down...and I just can't stretch my dollar any more. HFS, batman!! This is just ridiculous!!
goshawk Wrote: Mar 05, 2013 6:52 AM
Yeah I hear ya nee! These people (our own government) is really shafting us. I can't help but wonder..when will the people stand up a say No More!
Back in my teaching days, many years ago, one of the things I liked to ask the class to consider was this: Imagine a government agency with only two tasks: (1) building statues of Benedict Arnold and (2) providing life-saving medications to children. If this agency's budget were cut, what would it do?

The answer, of course, is that it would cut back on the medications for children. Why? Because that would be what was most likely to get the budget cuts restored. If they cut back on building statues of Benedict Arnold, people might ask why they were building statues of...