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Good Riddance to 2012

Quintus_T_Cicero Wrote: Dec 30, 2012 11:32 AM
Don't go away mad, just go away, and read some U.S. History not wriiten by Foner or Zinn.

It’s that time again – time to make resolutions we won’t keep, spend two weeks writing the wrong date on checks and to look back on the year we’re leaving.

As for 2012, it can’t end quickly enough. It was an awful year for many reasons. Let me count just a few of the ways:

The Fiscal Cliff

This column is due to my editors by noon on Saturday, so there’s a chance Speaker of the House John Boehner has cut some horrible deal with President Obama to avoid the over-hyped fiscal cliff since I submitted it. If that...