There are two novels that can change a bookish fourteen-year old's life: The Lord of the Rings and Atlas Shrugged. One is a childish fantasy that often engenders a lifelong obsession with its unbelievable heroes, leading to an emotionally stunted, socially crippled adulthood, unable to deal with the real world. The other, of course, involves orcs.... John Rogers
Obama's not willing to compromise on anything - it's his way or no way.
Hell the republicans could probable draw up a plan identical to his own and he would still deny it because it was presented by republicans. What Obama wants is for the democrats to draft proposals and wants republicans to say "yes master."
Obama is seriously a psychopath. "you don't offer me a cookie - I offer you a cookie" that is pretty much his pathology. He want's to look like a great savior and when his stupid plans fail he goes blaming everyone but his own remedial self.
That is pretty much the meat of the differences.
There are several problems with the 250,000 proposal by Obama. Hell there are dozens of problems with our tax code that make both proposals semi-retarded.
"Groups with guitars are on the way out, Mr. Epstein"
Dick Rowe, A & R man
Don't tell me what I know and what I don't know - unlike you I just don't read headlines and form my conclusion based on that alone.
Fiscal cliff: Republican offered to 'increase tax rates' - Telegraph
Start with that first!
Republicans want to keep the same rate on those making LESS THAN $1,000,000 a year to continue at the same tax level then up taxes on those who make a million or more.
Then of course democrats have the audacity to claim republicans are at war with the middle class, when the republicans are tying to keep the tax rate on those making less than a million the same? while democrats want to increase those taxes.