1. People are saying that Mitt Romney’s selection of Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., as his running mate creates an opportunity to hold what Ryan likes to call an “adult conversation” about entitlement spending. In the present political climate, it would be heartening to have an adult conversation about anything. But bear in mind that “entitlement” doesn’t put all its cards on the table.
— Geoff Nunberg: With Ryan’s Ascent, A Few Thoughts On ‘Entitlement’ View in High-Res

    People are saying that Mitt Romney’s selection of Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., as his running mate creates an opportunity to hold what Ryan likes to call an “adult conversation” about entitlement spending. In the present political climate, it would be heartening to have an adult conversation about anything. But bear in mind that “entitlement” doesn’t put all its cards on the table.

    — Geoff Nunberg: With Ryan’s Ascent, A Few Thoughts On ‘Entitlement’

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