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Robert Ariail

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  1. Ransom D Stone

    Ransom D Stone said, over 5 years ago

    Poor Robert. He was behind the door when the brains were passed out.

  2. narrowminded

    narrowminded said, over 5 years ago

    Compromise is fundamentally Un-American.

    How does one compromise on his/her convictions? How is it
    good or noble to compromise on ones principles or against ones promises?
    Compromise and consensus are cowardly places where those who are cowed reside. They are the refuge of the frightened and timid. They are the tools of tyrants
    Only those who know they can’t win the arguement or fear the heat of battle compromise or claim consenus.
    Compromise only works when both sides being debated are right and that rarely happens. Again, how does one compromise with something that is wrong?
    Only cowards, losers and the weak minded compromise when standards, core values and convictions are in play.

  3. John Beam

    John Beam said, over 5 years ago

    Typical of the collectivists here to expect “compromise” in order to perpetually do everything that is currently destroying us. That’s right…don’t stop wrecking the country, because we’ve gone too far. We gave to go peddle-to-the-metal down their path until there’s nothing left to fix. By the way, “compromise” is essentially abandoning all other principles except what Democrats want to do, and basically removing all pretense of having an opposition party in the first place.

  4. dtroutma

    dtroutma GoComics PRO Member said, over 5 years ago

    Democrats bowing to “compromise”, despite the known facts, and fearing “political consequences” of refusal, is exactly how we got into Iraq and Afghanistan at the same time, that worked well.

  5. RunninOnEmpty

    RunninOnEmpty said, over 5 years ago

    Obama is a master compromiser. His method is to start by giving Republicans more than they ask for, then, when they refuse because they can’t go along with anything he agrees to, give them more and more. The current deal is a good example.

  6. BC

    BC said, over 5 years ago

    @Superman, would you please crawl back under your rock….

  7. jwetherson

    jwetherson said, over 5 years ago

    The Republicans are right. Just spend — let’s not bother with those messy taxes.

  8. Tatenda

    Tatenda said, over 5 years ago

    @narrowminded

    Well spoken, sir!

  9. beanerbo

    beanerbo said, over 5 years ago

    What we have here is a failure to communicate, the politicos know what they want and thats what we’re getting. I don’t like it anymore than you do, but what they wants is what we gets.
    Doing away with the big handouts are subject to severe withdrawal symptoms and loss of votes

  10. GJ_Jehosaphat

    GJ_Jehosaphat said, over 5 years ago

    Layoff the Congressional Tea Party Congressmen/women First! They’ve succeeded bringing down the US (& World ) Economy better than bin Laden and al-Qaeda when they took out the World Trade Center!

  11. Baleine

    Baleine said, over 5 years ago

    @narrowminded

    Governing is all about compromise. You give up the parts you can do without while fighting to keep the parts you want in a way that the other guy thinks he got the upper hand. Stubbornly sticking to your point of view with no regard for the consequences isn’t leadership. Its a rare event when that mentality is right.

  12. murano

    murano said, over 5 years ago

    What’s the matter ? You don’t us to pay our bills ?

  13. Jase99

    Jase99 GoComics PRO Member said, over 5 years ago

    “Take away the Dems ability to Tax and Spend and listen to them Whine. They are a one trick Pony.”

    It’s still better than the Republican’s trick of Cut taxes, borrow, spend, and cut services on the poor to protect the wealthy. Welcome to the new Tea Party Gilded Age!

  14. disgustedtaxpayer

    disgustedtaxpayer said, over 5 years ago

    http://www.cato-at-liberty.org/
    this “deal” should be buried.
    10 years plan, spending MORE each year….adding DEBT each year…..10 years HOAX using D.C. Lib-Speak…."certified by CBO, specialists in Lib-Speak…..with “cuts” in imaginary budget totals to year 2021….phoney “cuts”…and even claiming “cuts” in interest due on phoney numbers….
    Annual deficits (2012 planned $3.6 trillion budget “cut” by $22 billion—-less than 1%) ditto each year following…2012 Deficit $1 Trillion) and a LOOPHOLE for “emergency spending” to raise that ballooning of spending!

    2012 vote all Incumbents out.

  15. dtroutma

    dtroutma GoComics PRO Member said, over 5 years ago

    Boehner will be replacing Leno— this “agreement” is a total joke.

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