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Shocker: Democrats Reject Yet Another 'Cliff' Plan They Once Supported

TROUBLED_CALIFORNIAN Wrote: Dec 19, 2012 12:09 PM
No. AND he will also NOT be affected by the increase on people earning OVER 250. The INCREASE is only on income OVER 250K. is this so hard to understand? Perhaps something other than FOX news or TH is a better idea for information.

This could make for one hell of a drinking game.  Step one: Republicans propose an idea that high-ranking Democrats have explicitly supported in the very recent past.  Step two: Democrats unceremoniously dump all over the idea, calling it "unacceptable," "dead on arrival," or whatever the dismissive pejorative of the day may be.  Step three: Drink (and I've got just the beverage in mind for this occasion).  The trouble is that by this stage in our interminable cliff charade, everyone involved would be too wasted to negotiate any further -- which actually might not be the worst thing in...