Also (predictably) claims it's his idea, but who cares? IT DOESN'T MATTER WHOSE IDEA IT IS. THE ONLY THING THAT MATTERS IS THAT IT GETS DONE. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K0WhNKhU75Y&feature=player_embedded I have often chided the statist republicans over at Bearingdrift that they are on the wrong side of history with their support of status-quo, establishment-favorite "more of the [...]
Watching TV while eating lunch today inspired this rant. Relevant ideas for your consideration: The budget "cuts" are compounded over ten years, but the debt ceiling raise is just until it gets used up again. So when they talk about "$2 Trillion in cuts and $2 Trillion in debt ceiling increase" what they mean is [...]
History doesn't repeat, but it sure as heck rhymes. That's why some of us are troubled by the parallels between our current fiscal situation and the response by various levels of government to the West's most memorable brush with severe financial turbulence since the 1930's. We have too much debt; by that, I mean personal [...]
What does $100 million in budget cuts really look like? It isn't even worth an entire penny!