Merry Crisis

Well it seems that Congress has gotten together and passed a nice, little class warfare bill in order to avoid the manufactured crisis of the Fiscal Cliff. It was pretty standard fair – eat the rich and keep the troughs full for the eaters and takers, just neither quite so big of a bite out of the American people – for now – and not quite so gourmet slops for worthless.

Merry Crisis and a Happy New Fear
Merry Crisis And A Happy New Fear

So now we’re forced to wonder what the next looming economic catastrophe the Democrats will concoct and instruct their pet media to promulgate. As it won’t be anything to do with entitlement spending or unemployment, two things that are hallmarks of the Democrat party, they may have to get a bit esoteric in their search for our new fear.

Related Reading:

City of Fear: A Novel
Economix: How Our Economy Works (and Doesn't Work),  in Words and Pictures
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas: A Savage Journey to the Heart of the American Dream
Politics from A to Z
The Vanishing Middle Class: Prejudice and Power in a Dual Economy (MIT Press)

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