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Gary Varvel

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  1. Rad-ish

    Rad-ish GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago

    The republicans cause all these problems and then they deny that they had any part in it.

  2. Zipi

    Zipi said, over 1 year ago

    @Rad-ish

    It was OBAMA’s plan. He demanded it and when the Republicans agreed the left was stuck with a lemon. The only savior for the Gimmies is that the MSM is so in the tank for Obama he can get away with demanding these cuts and then blame the Republicans. Sorry girls but the American public got real tired of hearing about the dooms day Sequestration and yesterday Odrama started backing off, trying to save some face – didn’t work!

  3. Richard Flaskamp

    Richard Flaskamp GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago

    I still don’t understand how you breath in that fantasy bubble in which you reside.

  4. The Wolf In Your Midst

    The Wolf In Your Midst GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago

    @Zipi

    “when the Republicans agreed”
    Oh, so of course they’re entirely blameless here. But didn’t Boehner say he got 98% of what he wanted? So did he want this, or was it just not worth his while to fight it?

  5. Harrison_Bergeron

    Harrison_Bergeron said, over 1 year ago

    @David

    If you think “government can never be effective” is a core belief of the GOP, then you know absolutely nothing about the GOP. Which is to be expected from anyone who gets all their… “news” from the Democratic propagandists in the MSM.

    The truth is, this is NOT a crisis. It is a very small decrease in projected spending increases. The further truth is that Obama created this phony-baloney “crisis”, and is now using it to hold America hostage so he can increase taxes and steal more money from people. There is no reason they can’t cut wasteful spending, but instead he is using this to cut spending in ways intended to make people suffer as much as possible so they will pressure Congress into giving him whatever he wants.

    Of course, that’s all talking about ACTUAL reality, not the delusional, bigoted fantasies that Obamatons cling to.

  6. Bruce4671

    Bruce4671 GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago

    Obama’s plan?

    http://news.investors.com/ibd-editorials/022813-646267-obama-labels-new-revenues-as-spending-cuts.htm

  7. Stipple

    Stipple said, over 1 year ago

    @Zipi

    The fewer the numbers of whacks left the more strident they get. And more out of touch.
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    The American majority is going away from the republican extremist views.
    Screaming louder that they are swarming to your side really makes for a foolish statement.
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    I do not give my all to either side, but pay attention to actual facts.
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    The extremists are on the decline, good bad or indifferent, their numbers are going down.

  8. wmconelly

    wmconelly said, over 1 year ago

    “Facts: The Obama administration has cut 1.25 trillion dollars from the Federal budget over the last four years – more than Ronald Reagan, more than either George Bush, more, in fact than any administration ever. Even on a percentage basis it is more than any modern President.

    It has also slowed the growth of overall spending to a level not seen since the Eisenhower administration six decades ago (and Ike did it in the midst of the biggest boom in world history – Obama is operating during the second worst downturn we’ve faced!)

    The government payroll in absolute terms has also fallen to levels as small as the 1950s even though the US population is almost three times the size.

    Those are facts. What is hyperbole – or actually just falsehood – is to say that sequestration “is the only way we will see any budget cuts from this Administration.”

    With a tip of the hat to Cormac of New York.

  9. echoraven

    echoraven said, over 1 year ago

    Another winner!

  10. Rad-ish

    Rad-ish GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago

    Republicans are rewriting history when they try to falsely pin fault on President Obama for the sequestration. After all, 174 House Republicans voted for the measure that Politico said Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell was “the chief Republican architect of.” Today’s New York Times editorial has some choice words for this blame game, calling out Republicans for their attempts to bend the truth and rightfully showing the GOP is responsible for the upcoming sequestration.
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    “Blaming the president for their own mistake is not a solution.”
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    http://www.democraticwhip.gov/content/ny-times-editorial-republicans-hiding-truth-sequestration

  11. Harrison_Bergeron

    Harrison_Bergeron said, over 1 year ago

    @David

    The “fantasy world” is the one in which the GOP is anti-government, and the sequester wasn’t Obama’s proposed policy in the first place. As to “deviant”, that would apply to anyone who thinks that unlimited totalitarian government is a GOOD idea, anyone who thinks they are entitled to use violence to control their fellow human beings.

  12. Harrison_Bergeron

    Harrison_Bergeron said, over 1 year ago

    @David

    There is absolutely nothing “delusional” about that. Dems, lefties, and Obama want the government to tax, regulate, and control every thing that every person does. And government IS violence. Every law that is passed, every tax that is levied, is enforced at the point of a gun. Or a sword, or a club, whatever. That is reality. Every time you say you want the government to do something, you are saying you are willing to resort to violence over it. The ideology that is called “liberalism” these days is an ideology that celebrates ignorance, bigotry, and violence. And what those of us who actually wish to retain our human dignity, rather than be degraded to the status of government-owned livestock must do now, is to refuse to obey your Dear Leaders, to stop our cooperation and withdraw our sanction, thus leaving all you looters with a simple choice: either fail and give up, or finally resort to the violence you’ve been trying to pretend you don’t support. All your vile taxes, gun laws, insurance mandates, etc must be destroyed by the means of non-cooperation so that you will be forced to face the violent ugliness of your own souls.

  13. mikefive

    mikefive said, over 1 year ago

    @Rad-ish

    Radish, the Democrats in the Senate voted for the sequestration 45/6, Yea/Nay.

  14. mikefive

    mikefive said, over 1 year ago

    @Zipi

    “It was OBAMA’s plan.”

    It was not Obama’s plan. It was of a couple of his staffers idea and plan.
    Obama OK’d it so he should accept some responsibility, though.

  15. mikefive

    mikefive said, over 1 year ago

    @1opinion

    “Many conservative facts provided by MyFacts.com™.”

    Went there. That’s funny!

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