Expanded Thoughts On Why This Tax 'Deal' Is Bad Medicine

I usually tend towards the lengthy and expository on this blog, because although the blog community tends to be catholic in its tastes (birds of a feather often flocking together, I mean), I'm always aware that you never know who might be reading any given post, or what their level of understanding of background issues is. This week, however, I am in the midst of scrambling around trying to get...