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Arguing with Liberals: Our Massive Deficit "Isn't a Product of Spending"

lonewolfswift Wrote: Jan 17, 2013 1:40 PM
Request: whomever posted the analogy yesterday that arguing with a lib was like playing chess with a chicken (they knock down all your pieces, poop everywhere and then strut about like they won the game), please PLEASE confirm that I can use that. It had me laughing all day. I shared it with friends I play chess with and they all agree it is the BEST example. Thank you for the absolutely cogent and spot on observation!

On CNBC last night, I participated in a discussion about America's debt and debt ceiling problems -- which are inextricably linked, despite the Left's bizarre insistence that they're two separate and distinct issues.  I made the overtly partisan statement that Republicans are the only political actors in Washington who are even remotely serious about dealing with the debt crisis -- and the Democrat on the panel seemed determined to prove me right.  Most of the fireworks came toward the end of the exchange, when Democratic strategist Mark Hannah decided to go the full hack. He began by attacking House Republicans...