Very good. Funny and well drawn.
Other people are drawing too. You may not notice it. They're drawing lines which push us towards agreeing to gut the safety net. We're being told it's a 'grand bargain' and needed.
No, it's not.
But they think we can be herded and deluded.
We don't have to gut the safety net. We can cut weapons, we can cut any number of programs. The safety net needs to stay and may anyone who tries to gut it -- Democrat or Republican -- rot in a firey pit for eternity. I'm not joking. How dare they.
This is from Marilyn Greenwax's NPR article:
The 'fiscal cliff' was always nonsense. We've been tricked and lied to in an effort to sell the gutting of the safety net. Congress created the 'fiscal cliff' and now they try to act as if it's written into the Constitution and was always there. Not true.
This is C.I.'s "Iraq snapshot" for Wednesday: