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Tim Geithner and the Return of Moon-Yogurt Accounting

justme16 Wrote: Dec 03, 2012 1:47 PM
Which is why during the primaries, the HAD TO ruin, literally ruin Herman Cain. They couldn't get away with playing the race card if a GENUINE black CONSERVATIVE were opposing Obama. Obama would have had to actually put forth a platform other than black vs white, woman vs man, gay vs straight, and then divide all the religions and ethnic groups. All this under the phony front of diversity (where at one time it meant unity or at least appeared to mean that) yet now it is DIVIDE AND CONQUER.-- MLK and JFK both have probably rolled over in their graves.

Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner has had a rough few days.  Late last week, Sen. Mitch McConnell laughed in his face when he presented President Obama's breathtaking fiscal cliff "deal" -- which raises taxes by $1.6 trillion, abolishes the debt limit (!), spends tens of billions on a new stimulus (!!), and offers no specific or guaranteed spending reductions to speak of.  Then Geithner appeared on Fox News Sunday to defend the proposal, and things went...not so well.  When host Chris Wallace pilloried his claim of illusory "savings" on war spending, Geithner was flummoxed (via