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Subject:  Re: Wait! ... You mean??? Date:  3/3/2013  1:16 PM
Author:  richieds Number:  1863188 of 2016092

"They say things that they obviously do not mean in any way, and will never back up, and you play pretend as if they have actually done something."

I'm the one who DOES NOT play pretend.

I don't pretend that we have a congress which has the slightest chance of agreeing on anything either side manages to pass.

I don't pretend that a budget has any meaning other than to be used as political fodder.

I don't pretend that those Bush budgets had any effect on controlling spending.

I don't pretend that the Tea Party would ever allow a budget to be put into effect that had the slightest chance of making Barack Obama look good.

There's a real world out there and you've obviously chosen to sleep through it for the past 4 years.

When you wake up, drop me a line and I'll explain why we have the most contentious Congress in our lifetimes and one that has zero chance of passing anything of any value.

What I can also tell you is that 4 years ago when you hit the hay