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Video: RNC Blasts Obama Over Familiar "Dime" Deficit Pledge

ssaunders Wrote: Feb 14, 2013 9:20 AM
Urban dictionary Dime bagged - To go on and on about an extremely overated subject. Dime baggery - A sentence that makes your jaw drop from the sheer stupidity and/or incredibly vulgar statement or story. Dimebar- An idiot or stupid person with no common sense. Now we have DimeBarry. I think I finally get it!

In my recap of the big speech last night, I addressed President Obama's dubious assertion that his raft of proposed new spending (another stimulus, free pre-school for everyone, sundry "investments," etc.) won't increase the deficit "by a single dime:"

This turn of phrase is a major red flag. After all, this president pledged to halve the deficit by the end of his first term and failed spectacularly. He also employed nearly this precise formulation while pitching Obamacare, all the way down to the "dime" verbiage. With that program's...