Obama's Sterilized Society

Chalk one up to President Obama.  He's got a 2-month extension of payroll tax cuts in the teeth of opposition from those wascally Wepublicans, so that two months from now we can have the fight all over again. I suppose that the president's chief objective in this vicious little fight was to remind the voters which of the two parties was the Stupid Party.  Count me as stupid, too.  I thought that the FICA payroll taxes were sacred to the memory of Franklin Delano Roosevelt and could not be touched. We put those payroll contributions there so as to give the contributors a legal, moral, and political right to collect their pensions and unemployment benefits. With those taxes in there, no damn politician can ever scrap my social security program. So, Mr. President, when you start monkeying around those taxes aren't you desecrating the holy Trust Fund?  And once the holy of holies has been violated, doesn't it lose its totemic power to reduce Republicans to 98-pound...(Read Full Article)