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Three charts plus one
PJ Media, by Richard Fernandez

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Posted By:Hazymac, 1/8/2014 9:31:23 PM

Jonathan Chait is waiting for the Republicans to manufacture another “fake” crisis to put Obamacare back in the news again. For bad as the rollout was the media has moved the narrative along and he expects that the outrage will soon fade to be replaced by the inevitable acceptance. The progressive machine notches up another “gain” and it is onto the next. (Snip) However Chait’s analysis ignores the fact that the Obamacare site failure will be driven from the news by other scandals, not in the least by shortcomings in the economics and business model of Obamacare itself. It’s true

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Bottom line: We don´t acccept what´s unacceptable. But what do we do when the federal government itself becomes unacceptable?

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Quigley, 1/8/2014 11:42:28 PM     (No. 9685286)

FTA: "When President Obama started his term the Democrats controlled both houses and the presidency. He made soaring promises about ending the war on terror where it began; pledged to reach out to Muslims and make America loved. He was going to bring a new era of prosperity to the country. And now he’s reduced to hoping that some scandal will displace Obamacare from the headlines.

"If this is victory, what does defeat look like?"

"One of the reasons for his lack of success has been the tendency by the liberal echo chamber (often compensated for by similar wishful thinking among conservatives) to misunderstand the real effects of wasting money, trust and strength. There is a strange assumption even among intelligent men like Paul Krugman that if more resources are required the Fed just prints it."

The last paragraph should send chills down the spines of people like krugman. Oh, that´s right, they believe the tale of the koolaid. And no spine.


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