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Shocker: Democrats Reject Yet Another 'Cliff' Plan They Once Supported

Quintus_T_Cicero Wrote: Dec 19, 2012 12:08 PM
Actually, you idiot, what you gross is what you make before taxes and expenses.The way Obumphuck wants the rate is on gross income, not net.
TROUBLED_CALIFORNIAN Wrote: Dec 19, 2012 12:19 PM
TOTAL LIE.

How ignorant ARE The RIGHT?

NO ONE pays taxes on GROSS income.

This could make for one hell of a drinking game.  Step one: Republicans propose an idea that high-ranking Democrats have explicitly supported in the very recent past.  Step two: Democrats unceremoniously dump all over the idea, calling it "unacceptable," "dead on arrival," or whatever the dismissive pejorative of the day may be.  Step three: Drink (and I've got just the beverage in mind for this occasion).  The trouble is that by this stage in our interminable cliff charade, everyone involved would be too wasted to negotiate any further -- which actually might not be the worst thing in...