Matt Taibbi: Sequestration Cuts Crisis Makes Me Want to Strangle Both SidesQuicklink submitted by Sheila Samples Permalink
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|If you can get past how horrifying it is, the looming 'sequestration cuts' crisis is fascinating. It's like watching a bunch of gambling addicts play craps by throwing dice into a four-dimensional wormhole. There are so many variables that neither side can possibly know the true outcome of a failure to make a deal -- which means the only certainty is that what we're watching is irresponsibility on an epic scale, wherein both of our major political parties seem to prefer government by random outcome over one managed by sensible compromise.|
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