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Fiscal Cliff Creates Problems That Don't Faze Obama

Nevirim Wrote: Dec 13, 2012 9:25 AM
I'm not into economics much, I'm on social security disability due to injuries and I fear a "Pink Slip" every month! But if the goals of Obama is for the US to become what been called a "Nanny State" then why would "saving the day" and not allowing this nation to slid over, or plummet over this cliff be of any consequences to him. If making this nation into a "Socialist or near Communist Nation with himself as the Big Junta" then he's right on target! If we go over the "cliff" and the Political Poo hits the fan, riots, closures of corporation and chaos, he declares Marshal Law. He becomes the dictator and sets aside the Constitution of course for the sake of the people. Is this not his goal from all along? It fits Chicago politics!
goldilocks Wrote: Dec 13, 2012 9:30 AM
Society has a responsibility to help those like you who can no long work.

That is not socialism!
Forward to Totalitarianism Wrote: Dec 13, 2012 9:46 AM
Have your heard of Barry's useful idiots? You are one of them.
Is Barack Obama bluffing when he threatens to go over the fiscal cliff if Republicans refuse to agree to higher tax rates on high earners?

Some analysts think so. Keith Hennessey, a former top staffer for the Bush White House and Senate Republicans and a veteran of budget negotiations, argues that Obama's whole second term would be blighted if he allows the fiscal cliff tax increases and sequestration budget cuts to take place next month.

His argument is based on three assumptions. One is that going over the fiscal cliff would trigger a sharp recession and a weak economy thereafter. Many...