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The huge national debt was created as a result of the Republican
"starve the beast" strategy and it was created on purpose in order to
prevent the creation of any new Democratic social programs.
Now days, however, it seems that the Democrats have also hopped on
board that Reagan choo choo, trickle-down train:
"Krugman argues to ignore deficit, borrow & invest
By teacherken, 2016/08/08 · 04:54
Krugman starts his column in todays New York Times, titled Time to
Borrow, by assuming that Clinton will be elected (citing the 83%
probability of that in the papers model, and urges her as a matter of
national policy and priority to make major public investment.
He then addresses a core issue on this:
How should we pay for this investment? We shouldnt not now, or any
time soon. Right now there is an overwhelming case for more government
He cites pressing needs, such the decrepit condition of Washington
DCs Metro rail system . . ."
For me, comedy is a day-to-day
report on the human condition.
It's what's happening right now.
I get maybe 20 minutes of my act
straight from the newspaper.
-- Elayne Boosler