^The funny thing is the republicans are asking for that deal back again. and they are criticising obama for not putting it back on the table post-election. well, that was then and this is now, elections have consequences. Even ben stein and george will say that the rich paying a little MORE THAN THEY ARE NOW, is a good idea.i guess george will and ben stein are too L I B E R A L for the republican party. time to slime them and kick them out too!