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To Hell With It, Let's Jump Off the Fiscal Cliff

Henry_Bowman Wrote: Dec 02, 2012 10:18 PM
Or maybe it is time for Atlas to shrug.
Troglodite Wrote: Dec 02, 2012 10:27 PM
The Atlases who have sufficient wealth will probably be able to shrug by moving much or most of that wealth to where Obama & Co. cannot get it. The smaller-scale Atlases, of the middle class and even much of the upper class, probably cannot move their wealth and are going to get gutted.
We’ve all heard about the “fiscal cliff.” But what does it mean? The media won’t bother to explain it in any detail, and people aren’t looking it up on their own. So, a great many Americans think it’s a physical place, a vacation destination of some sort. I understand people are busy with their lives, but a majority of Americans just voted to re-elect President Obama, a man whose failed leadership created this harmonic convergence of economic mess that is the fiscal cliff. So I say, “To hell with it; let’s jump.”

President Obama is still in campaign mode, traveling...