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Kicking the Can Over the Fiscal Cliff

Original Saepe__Expertus Wrote: Nov 12, 2012 6:38 PM
Attention On Deck! IF you are as sick at heart as I suspect many are...THIS is some highly timely humor. http://kitup.military.com/2012/11/sunday-funnies-speed-limit-enforced.html

The election wasn't over for 48 hours before both sides started laying down their opening bids on dealing with what has become known as the "fiscal cliff."

At its core, the "fiscal cliff" (and I'm going to stop putting it within quotes from here on) is the result of the Congress and the President (to use another phrase I wish I could excise from the political lexicon) "kicking the can down the road."

Unwilling and/or unable to come to agreements on a number of issues, both sides have continued to offer really tough-sounding, but temporary solutions, which have...