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Wall Street's Funniest Responses to the Fiscal Cliff Debacle

Thank goodness the Fiscal Cliff is behind us. Congress only had to bypass the "deadline" and go into overtime to get a deal done, keeping investors and the markets on edge the entire time. Here are some of the amusing quotes and Tweets that came across the wire as the Fiscal Cliff "negotiations" finally produced an agreement.
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3. Death by 1,000 Cuts

You can't cut your way out of it or raise taxes your way out of it, you need to grow your way out of it" http://wapo.st/UiKqur #fiscalcliff

-- Steve Case, chairman and chief executive of Revolution, an investment firm

Source: Twitter: Steve Case @SteveCase

 

Greg MacSweeney is editorial director of InformationWeek Financial Services, whose brands include Wall Street & Technology, Bank Systems & Technology, Advanced Trading, and Insurance & Technology. View Full Bio

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1/7/2013 | 5:17:54 PM
re: Wall Street's Funniest Responses to the Fiscal Cliff Debacle
There were some great tweets/posts from Andy Borowitz, they might not have been appropriate for a WS&T gallery!
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