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At 12:44 PM, Blogger oded said...

Military personnel +10% The mullahs aren't going to overthrow themselves. We'll need a few more good men down the road, along with some of the guys currently babysitting Iraq.

brilliant analysis. His reasoning is bulletproof. Some guy analizing the federal budget with a number that he made up in his head is like me talking about the finer points of brain surgery.
"that cut should be 20% deeper"

That said I'm glad this is up for discussion at all.

At 2:30 PM, Blogger Miguel said...

Even a pretty good politician/ number cruncher like Clinton (working in a bubble economy, no less) never managed a surplus that high.

That said, the author is correct that if we had no federal government, we wouldn't have a federal government. Also, if we had ham, we could have ham and eggs, if we had eggs.

Thanks, I'll be here all week.


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