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Americans watching fiscal cliff talks
intensely, pretty sure they won´t work

Investor´s Business Daily, by Andrew Malcolm

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Posted By:SurferLad, 11/14/2012 8:41:48 AM

Jay Leno informed Americans preparing for bed the other night, "You know, we´re headed for a fiscal cliff. The bad news is we just reelected a guy whose campaign slogan was, ´Forward.´" True enough. President Obama will stage an overdue news conference today, the goal of which originally was to push his plan to avoid the so-called fiscal cliff of increased taxes and severe budget cuts right after New Years. [Snip] Meanwhile, comes word this morning from the Gallup organization that Americans see through these chronic political charades.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: pomom, 11/14/2012 8:44:45 AM     (No. 9013294)

Fiscal, schmiscal. I only care about two old horndogs in uniform and the looming catfight between two airheads. /s

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Reply 2 - Posted by: angelesgift, 11/14/2012 9:06:57 AM     (No. 9013361)

Wow, a large majority are "watching fiscal cliff talks". And what significance does this have? Absolutely none.

I keep reading about how most American see themselves as center-right; yet so many vote left. They know what´s right (responsibility) and do what´s wrong (keep the goodies flowing). We are a country of very fat people - physically and morally. We will never be great again until the majority understands that you have to walk the walk.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: bubby, 11/14/2012 9:45:50 AM     (No. 9013486)

I´m certain if there is a failure to get an agreement the msm will blame the Republicans. The stories are probably already written. But the Speaker will cave and agree to higher tax rates and more spending. Look for another trillion dollar deficit. The two parties will just continue to rack up trillions to the deficit with promises of cuts that never happen and balanced budgets always 10 years out that never occur. We´re going over the cliff at some point period!!!

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