The AAA Quote of the Day

At National Review’s The Corner, Kevin D. Williamson writes about how Moody’s and Standard & Poor are getting jittery at the possibility that the US will lose its AAA credit rating.

Williamson includes a stark reminder for politicians who are hell bent to borrow and spend and borrow and spend until the financial system severely falters:

Note to Washington: If you thought the Tea Party looked like an angry mob, wait until you see what happens when Social Security checks start bouncing.

Predicting what a politician who buggered the financial system until the government checks were no good may someday see outside his or her window is easy:


Meanwhile, TurboTax Tim keeps trying to turn that into a reality.

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