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Old 10-24-2011, 08:12 PM
 
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At this point in the discussion, it would behoove you to move beyond these broad talk radio platitudes and address substance. These types of lines are fine for an uncritical audience that's drunk the kool aid, but for analytical minds they mean nothing.

You're presuming that it's wise to make drastic cuts to government at a time when the economy is struggling due in large part to deregulation of the markets. That's a mighty big assumption that doesn't test well against history or recoveries around the world. Wait until the economy's humming, then shrink the government (including the 15% of which is in this region if that's what you think will save the day). That's the core mistake of your tea party ideology: a lot of emotion but not much context.
Everything is okay. Just keep printing money.
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Old 10-24-2011, 10:29 PM
 
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God, even the Taiwanese think DC is full of Type A, Jerk lobbyists.

Washington, DC incomes highest as poverty gap widens | NMA.tv

I think they unfairly attack the federal government workers when it is the parasitic contractors who are ripping the taxpayers off. But whatevs.
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