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michigander4 Wrote: Feb 09, 2013 2:04 PM
Maybe we share a birthday. I'll be 72 on March 19.
michigander4 Wrote: Feb 10, 2013 8:33 AM
Only one day difference in age. Amazing! Well, you should be able to remember Jerry Lee Lewis being just as popular as Elvis.
Nam65-66 Wrote: Feb 09, 2013 6:51 PM

There was a time, not long ago, when both Republicans and Democrats agreed that something had to be done about entitlement spending — especially spending on the elderly. But no longer.

Although he promised in his first run for the presidency to reform Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid, Barack Obama seems increasingly unwilling to do any of that now.

• The leftwing of the Democratic Party seems increasingly shrill in its insistence that there is no need for any fundamental reform of entitlement spending.

• Even in the left-of-center think tanks and on the liberal blogs, one finds...