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Obama Caves, Sells Out Middle-Class For Wealthy

R.3 Wrote: Jan 03, 2013 10:25 AM
As was quoted in some European newspaper, the US will survive Obama, it will not survive the fools who elected him. Given how many American voters are a little slow on the uptake, it will be some time before they realize what they brought on themselves. In other words, some people just need to learn the hard way.

When a deal is bad beyond all pretext, the only thing left to do is spin. Democrats, including Senate lackeys and Administration lummoxes, spin the Senate version of the Fiscal Crap Sandwich to mean absolute victory over Republicans who have "finally" raised revenue (read "taxes.") Republicans spin that they moved to give even more people a tax break in 2013. Both obscure the reality; President Obama sold out the Middle Class for the wealthy.

Obama ran for re-election with a near exclusive message of "millionaires and billionaires" paying their "fair share." While some might have seen this as pure pandering,...