Originally Posted by ganeil
Where do you get your information? No diplomatic moves since 2000? That is even nuttier than your assertion that the federal gov't controls your property taxes.
Our current deficit is right around 2-3% of GDP. Your knowledge of economics is appalling.
Our current deficit is low by historical standards.
Current Deficit has nothing to do with the current DEBT of 8+ trillion dollars...
As for the diplomacy -- give me examples, the only one I need to give you is the quote from the man himself: "you're either with us (on this) or you're our enemy..." (paraphrased...)