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IN THIS ISSUE: 3 easy facts and 18 hilarious GIFs explaining this whole fiscal cliff thing.
Fact #1: Democrats and Republicans are facing a January 1st fiscal cliff deadline, because of the irresponsible procrastination of Democrats and Republicans.
If you read all of 2012’s news at once, it would look like over ten months of Obama versus Romney, and then another solid month of Obama versus the Republican-controlled House.Obama and legislators like Sen. Marco Rubio continue to stump all over the country, and both parties are barraging Americans with attack ads, as if the campaign never ended.
Only difference this time is that instead of campaigning to gain or keep their jobs, politicians are now campaigning to get more of what their party wants out of a horrifying budgetastic mathematical debacle.
It’s called THE FISCAL CLIFF, and we’re told that if it doesn’t get worked out properly, we could see the entire economy collapse, shattering the basic financial security Americans depend on to keep their jobs and put food on the table.
Man, whoever put the Democrats and Republicans in this kind of a bind must be ridiculously irresponsible! Thing is, the people who have to solve this problem and the people who created this problem are basically the same people. [Keep Reading]