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Fiscal Cliff Notes: Part II

Mike1053 Wrote: Dec 05, 2012 11:42 AM
Your logic is comical. Missile engineers lowered the deficit? Unbelievable. This is how a clown like Obama gets elected - too many of these clowns.

Editor's Note: This column is part II in a series. Part I can be found here.

One of the big advantages that President Obama has, as he plays "chicken" with the Congressional Republicans along the "fiscal cliff," is that Obama is a master of the plausible lie, which will never be exposed by the mainstream media-- nor, apparently, by the Republicans.

A key lie that has been repeated over and over, largely unanswered, is that President Bush's "tax cuts for the rich" cost the government so much lost tax revenue that this added to the budget deficit-- so...