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  •  Why would they blink (2+ / 0-)
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    when Ds always seem to blink first?

    There are moments when the body is as numinous as words, days that are the good flesh continuing. -- Robert Hass

    by srkp23 on Mon May 16, 2011 at 10:06:51 AM PDT

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    •  Maybe they'll blink because... (1+ / 0-)
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      Aquarius40

      they love to talk big...but Wall street is even nervous about this...Reps may get 3 am phone calls from Wall Street saying "Hell No!"

      "Willful ignorance has endangered our political discourse." Me.

      by imfunnytoo on Mon May 16, 2011 at 10:09:34 AM PDT

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      •  Yes, but the point being (0+ / 0-)

        that Ds will blink by giving into demands for spending cuts that are unnecessary, since we all know that Rs are going to have to vote to raise the debt ceiling anyway.

        There are moments when the body is as numinous as words, days that are the good flesh continuing. -- Robert Hass

        by srkp23 on Mon May 16, 2011 at 10:15:48 AM PDT

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