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Thanks for the Gun, Stupid

zim3 Wrote: Dec 21, 2012 8:48 PM
Words you never want to hear " I'm from the Government and I'm here to HELP YOU "
Dr_Zinj Wrote: May 13, 2013 9:40 AM
Actually, I always want to hear that phrase.

It's an alert for me to go into self-protection & survival mode.

So I’m reading this email teaser from National Journal’s Influence Alley called Spending Cuts Added to Plan B that says: “In a bid to win more support for Republican House Speaker John Boehner's Plan B to cut taxes for everyone but millionaires, GOP leaders are adding a second bill that would reduce the deficit and avoid the sequester, a GOP leadership aide told the Alley.”

So first I’m thinking “What tax cut?” Doesn’t a tax cut necessitate some sort of tax “cutting” action? The net result of the proposal is to increase taxes for some. If these guys worked on Wall...