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Fiscal Cliff Notes: Part II

Jack3626 Wrote: Dec 05, 2012 12:14 PM
Dr. Sowell's logical and well laid out comments are unfortunately lost on the illiterate morons who voted for Obama. Like he said, the lies have been told enough times that now they are believed by the uneducated and the uninvolved.
Ronald Reagan Fan Wrote: Dec 05, 2012 12:21 PM
The average Obama supporter is either like Madam Cell Phone in Cleveland Paul Kriugman or Jared Loughner. Intelligent words will never interrupt their stupidity

Editor's Note: This column is part II in a series. Part I can be found here.

One of the big advantages that President Obama has, as he plays "chicken" with the Congressional Republicans along the "fiscal cliff," is that Obama is a master of the plausible lie, which will never be exposed by the mainstream media-- nor, apparently, by the Republicans.

A key lie that has been repeated over and over, largely unanswered, is that President Bush's "tax cuts for the rich" cost the government so much lost tax revenue that this added to the budget deficit-- so...