As reported on Yahoo! News/AP earlier this evening, “The adviser to President Barack Obama, David Axelrod, tells CBS’ Face the Nation on Sunday that the decision by the Standard & Poor’s credit agency to downgrade the U.S. from AAA to AA+ for the first time was strongly influenced by weeks of standoff between Democrats and Republicans over the debt.”
He reportedly called it a “tea party downgrade.”
See, haters? I’m not the only one who is calling a spade a spade here: the Tea Party’s divisive, toxic attitude in Washington — and their complete unwillingness to compromise (which is the bedrock of politics in a democratic system!!!!!!) — shocked S&P and the rest of the world.
Sure, blame the Democrats for being spineless and for safeguarding outdated, expensive entitlements… but 99.9% of the blame should be placed squarely on the idiots who were ushered into power by the hate-filled Tea Party.
Follow me on Google+. I’m posting live commentary tonight on how the stock market will react tomorrow morning to the credit downgrade.
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