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Subject:  Re: Woodward: Why Is Obama Lying? Date:  2/25/2013  6:37 PM
Author:  307wolverine Number:  673043 of 746084

Someone filtered; Congress can easily avoid sequestration if it wants to. I think many Republicans actually want sequestration and whatever pain to the economy it causes so they can blame Owebama for it.

You are a liberal so I know that by definition you incredibly stupid, but at least try to think the problem through.

The Smith Family is living a $100,000/year lifestyle on a $60,000/year income. This cannot last forever. At some point it will end. The pain free option left town long ago. The Smith's are on the road to ruin.

As the Smith Family cuts back on its lifestyle there will be pain. The cable company will get one less premium subscriber, Starbucks will sell a few less lattes, the gym will have one less member, etc....

Eventually, if the Smith's downsize their spending down to $60,000/year immediate disaster will be averted. Now if they downsize to $55,000/year, they can begin to repay some of that huge pile of debt they accumulated.

Is this simple enough for you?
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