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Obama: More Peas for You!

Richard31 Wrote: Dec 03, 2012 9:26 AM
Well.... Yes, we would. Do we need the bio-fueled bomber? Do we need the SWAT teams to kill women and kidnap Cuban children in order to return them to dictators? CIA - there are certainly some "black" programs that are helping out wonderful people like Hugo Chavez and MI6 in there. One you didn't mention, that is a particular "love" of mine, that can also be CUT - NASA. Do we need "Muslim outreach" in the space program?

It’s been a year and half since the GOP and Democrats hammered out an agreement that raised the debt ceiling and put us on the lip of a fiscal cliff, threatening mutually assured destruction if a budget deal wasn’t worked out before January 2013.

It made sense for all sides at the time. 

The GOP figured there was a good shot that Obama wasn’t going to be reelected. The Democrats figured there was a good chance shot Obama wasn’t going to be reelected. And Obama was content to do what he did best: run a campaign on TV, eat...