“…the highest duty of a patriot is to protect his countrymen from their government."
- Thomas Paine
Monday, February 25, 2013
The White House and congressional Republicans intensified their differences Sunday over how to deal with automatic spending cuts slated to take effect Friday, raising the possibility that the political standoff could curtail many government services. GOP leaders insisted in appearances on Sunday talk shows that they were willing to let the budget reductions go into effect, while Democrats sharpened their call for increased taxes.
Why it will be the end of the World as we know it, but I feel fine: