Ah yes, the purists on the Left are going nuts over the President’s decision to make a deal on tax cuts. Raging columns, letters, blog posts, and Twitter comments are being fired out all over, promising dire consequences for the President.
One can tell that the White House is quaking in terror over these attacks and the threatened consequences
Yes, you can see the President is deeply hurt by this criticism!
After reading a sampling of their screams of rage criticism, as well as what the deal actually does, I’ve come to a conclusion about the people who are screaming the loudest.
I say that after having looked at what the deal actually does, and because I also have a solid sense of what’s possible. All the demands for standing firm, it’s the principle of the matter, and so on are great if you’re financially stable, you’re employed making some decent money, and don’t have to worry about losing your job. Standing on principle wouldn’t mean any sacrifice on my part! But, since I live in a world where I know people who would be badly hurt by your standing on principle, it means that you’re
Because seriously, you need to get a grip!
and if you don’t, well then