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Stupid is, As Stupid Does

The Teleprompter Speaks Wrote: Nov 27, 2012 3:42 PM
"Can the GOP really be this stupid?" Wayne, you must be new to the Republican party. Yes, yes it can be this stupid and it is. Not that the Republican party is dumber than the Democrats, don't get me wrong. The Democrats do stupid things all the time. Their policies are stupid, short-sighted and ineffective. Their politics and messaging are brilliant (and completely unprincipled).
Can the GOP really be this stupid? It appears many in the GOP Congress are suddenly willing to raise taxes. What utter fools. As Forest Gump's mother (played by Sally Field) said, "Stupid is, as stupid does." And this is world-class stupid.

If GOP politicians can't figure out any good arguments to oppose tax increases, I’ll give them a few.

First of all, Obama and the Democrats argue that the wealthy don't pay their "fair share." Really? The top 1% pay 40% of all the taxes. That's not "fair?" They also account, according to the New York...