Texas to America: Our Miracle Is Bogus and We're Sorry For Everything

Abby Zimet

It seems the so-called Texas Miracle touted by Rick 'I Hate the Government Which Is Why I Want to Run It' Perry is a. almost jobless and b. predicated on lots of public sector jobs, as in, half of all such jobs in the nation - jobs, that is, created by the government Perry keeps bad-mouthing. For this and all other idiocies Texas has committed against the rest of us, including Messrs. Bush, they're sorry.  

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