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Wake Up, Socially Liberal Fiscal Conservatives

jburkiewicz Wrote: Jan 18, 2013 8:51 PM
Also Jonah, For the record Paul Ryan's budget was NOT "extreme." Not only did it not scorch the earth, hell it didn't even touch the earth. It only had cuts to future spending. Having a balanced budget buy 2040 is a joke!!! In Fact true fiscal conservatives in the house voted against it.

Dear Socially Liberal Fiscal Conservative Friend,

That's pretty toothy, so I'm going to call you Bob.

But whatever specific name you go by, Bob, you know who you are. You're the sort of person who says to his conservative friends or co-workers something like, "I would totally vote for Republicans if they could just give up on these crazy social issues."

When you explain your votes for Barack Obama, you talk about how Republicans used to be much more moderate and focused on important things such as low taxes, fiscal discipline and balanced budgets.

When Colin Powell was on "Meet the...