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Democrats: Absent Tax Hikes, We're Totally Willing to Head Over the Fiscal Cliff

nodeamass Wrote: Nov 16, 2012 9:46 PM
The 'fiscal cliff' sham is just another 1%er created noncrisis, intended to separate the majority of people from social safety nets, while giving even more undeserved booty to those greedy sociopaths who only want one thing.......EVERYTHING!
Lady Wolverine Wrote: Nov 16, 2012 9:49 PM
More insane blather from nobrainmass. Flag and move along.
Lady Wolverine Wrote: Nov 16, 2012 9:55 PM
Was that supposed to be an insult?

Profoundly irresponsible?  Of course.  Politically insane?  Not really.  I'll expound on the second point in a moment, but first, let's survey the brazen talk from Team Blue -- with massive, recession-inducing tax hikes hanging in the balance.  Our new friend Patty Murray is at the front of the line:
 

Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) says that if Republicans do not agree to let tax cuts expire for Americans making over $250,000 per year, the country should go over the fiscal cliff, which would allow automatic cuts in spending and the expiration of all tax cuts to...