Originally Posted by squealpiggy
The US does not exercise spending restraint. Just because they are wasting money on draconian criminal justice and on expensive wars and an absurd military instead of spending it on their citizens doesn't make them an "austerity" government.
What the... Sir sometimes I'm just wondering if you're really pretending to be ignorant just to get a good laugh. The freaking data is staring you right in the face and yet you choose to ignore it.
Dude AUSTERITY is staring your country right in the face. It's called FISCAL CLIFF. The cosmetic cuts and corrections your government "might" do is but a precursor.