“Call it the not-so-happy new year.
Unless Congress wrangles a deal in the next few days, Americans will ring in 2013 with champagne, funny hats — and a knock-you-off-your-feet cocktail of tax hikes.
The Washington-imposed financial headache goes beyond higher taxes. Due to the inaction on Capitol Hill, certain industries could be hit particularly hard by budget cuts and millions of taxpayers could be held up in filing their 2012 returns.”
Read more if you dare: http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2012/12/25/how-washington-failure-to-reach-budget-deal-could-spoil-your-2013/?test=latestnews#ixzz2G7AiYZov
My thoughts: If this were not my country, I’d be watching this ‘theater of the absurd’ and laughing my ass off (unfortunately, I am and I’m not). To those simpletons who actually voted for this idiot, I’ll resign myself to follow you all to an abyss of unparallelled proportions.