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The first-rate idiots behind the new second-rate power

scJazz Wrote: Feb 10, 2013 10:37 PM
Considering the massive overspending in Defense/Homeland security we started after 911 the idea of spending less is APPEALING! The rest of the world combined can only forward deploy 1 piddly useless carrier. We can forward deploy 3 SUPER CARRIERS... oh no with budget cuts we can only forward deploy 2 SUPER CARRIERS. Quick everyone panic!

February 10, 2013

“It will begin. It will last ten years. It will be good for the economy. It will be very helpful,” anti-tax crusader Grover Norquist said recently. The “it” he refers to is what’s become known as “the sequester” — automatic spending cuts in the Budget Control Act of 2011 that were originally proposed and then signed into law by President Barack Obama, after being passed by both Houses of Congress.

Since everyone from Mr. Obama to the backest-bench blowhard congressman argues that we need to curtail out-of-control deficit spending, the...

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