ComPost: fiscal cliff


Posted at 01:41 PM ET, 01/02/2013

John Boehner, Harry Reid and insults from the edge of the 'cliff'

There is nothing like being forced to repeat a withering insult that you have just leveled at someone after he responds, "What are you talking about?"

By Alexandra Petri  |  01:41 PM ET, 01/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Congress, fiscal cliff, Harry Reid, insults, John Boehner

Posted at 11:47 AM ET, 01/02/2013

After the 'fiscal cliff,' further dangerous metaphors

Don't forget the Consumer Confidence Squirrel.

By Alexandra Petri  |  11:47 AM ET, 01/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:09 PM ET, 12/20/2012

The trouble with the Fiscal Cliff

It exists, in theory.

By Alexandra Petri  |  03:09 PM ET, 12/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:39 PM ET, 12/10/2012

Last-minute Christmas shoppers and the ‘fiscal cliff’

Another Christmas season in procrasti-nation.

By Alexandra Petri  |  12:39 PM ET, 12/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  christmas, fiscal cliff