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Democrats: Absent Tax Hikes, We're Totally Willing to Head Over the Fiscal Cliff

Uber Dave Wrote: Nov 16, 2012 6:02 PM
...or “false” fades into a grey world where truth can be hidden, obscured, molded, twisted, inverted, invented, concocted, tortured, abused, deviated or whatever Statist/Socialist/Progressives can imagine until the lie becomes the truth and the truth becomes a lie and the ignorant, uneducated, hayseed, peasant rabble are too confused to even walk. Each and every time we dress up our mistress, the lie and put enough make up on her so that she can be a convincing truth; we take one step closer to the collectivist nirvana.

Profoundly irresponsible?  Of course.  Politically insane?  Not really.  I'll expound on the second point in a moment, but first, let's survey the brazen talk from Team Blue -- with massive, recession-inducing tax hikes hanging in the balance.  Our new friend Patty Murray is at the front of the line:
 

Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) says that if Republicans do not agree to let tax cuts expire for Americans making over $250,000 per year, the country should go over the fiscal cliff, which would allow automatic cuts in spending and the expiration of all tax cuts to...