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Tim Geithner and the Return of Moon-Yogurt Accounting

Kevin348 Wrote: Dec 03, 2012 1:51 PM
rauljg69 Wrote: 21 minutes ago (1:29 PM) "But absolutely nobody has been proposing continuing both wars in perpetuity" No of course not..Republicans want to get out..oh but we want Iran and North Korea next. Who the heck are you fooling? -------- A small investment in stopping Nazi Germany would have prevented a huge human and financial cost from 1939 to 1945.

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