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The Government That Ate America

sopfi Wrote: Jan 01, 2013 5:47 PM
With all due respect (or none), Pinenee, your knowledge of history is second to none . You lumped together conservatives, Christians and Tea party therefore you revealed your hateful racist soul. Which of the smaller government/ lower taxes approach by Tea Party you disagree with, guess if you are a free Obama phone, living on government dough person I can see your view. One of the issues I vehemently disagree with republicans on is why they allow democrooks con them time and time again as far as raising taxes in exchange for spending cuts, since spending cuts NEVER occur republicrooks then very successfully are being blamed by libtards for raising taxes! It happened so many times in the past ,but republicrooks never learned from mistakes
What's this? Joe Biden in weekend conversation with Mitch McConnell over how to step back from the fiscal cliff? Isn't Biden the man in charge of solving The Gun Problem? How does he have the time or energy -- not least the ideas -- to launch another rescue mission?

Apparently he had none of these. Not much came, reportedly, of the Biden-McConnell negotiations. One is struck anyway by an infinitely larger question -- how did we as a society, as a nation, get to this point: wrapped in suspense while the government of the United States works out, or...