What are people's guesses on whether the US raises the debt ceiling in 3 days? My guess is Boehner digs in and doesn't pass whatever the Senate comes up with. I'd be curious to read anyone else's predictions. This is also an open thread.
UPDATE II: The NAYs have it -- M Aurelius, heet, and Bird Dog are theforvm's preeminent prognosticators!
Jordan, catchy, nilsey and brendanm98 can't read the country's political dynamics to save their lives! Don't listen to them!
UPDATE: FORVM COMMUNITY MEMBERS DEEPLY DIVIDED!!
VIEWS NO LONGER ALIGN ACCORDING TO ANY RECOGNIZABLE IDEOLOGICAL DIMENSION
DEFAULT YAY: JORDAN, CATCHY, NILSEY, BRENDANM98
DEFAULT NAY: M AURELIUS, HEET, BIRD DOG
DEFAULT ... ? I CAN NO LONGER READ FUTURE: HARLEY
* WAGSTER POXES BOTH HOUSES, WONDERS HOW TO SPLIT BABY
* BIRD DOG SLAMS HOUSE GOP: THEY'RE "IDIOTS"
* JORDAN GODWINS TEA PARTY: HITLER WASN'T BEING METAPHORICAL EITHER
* HARLEY CHANNELS SPOCK, CAN'T COMPREHEND ILLOGICAL HUMAN NATURE
* BULLISH M AURELIUS DEFERS TO THE MARKET
* NOTED OPTIMIST BRENDANM98 TURNS BEARISH
* MMGHOSH TURNS ATTENTION TOWARD SO-CALLED 'REST OF WORLD'