Rep. Paul Ryan (R- Wonderland) is being touted about on all of the front pages lately as the poster boy for a restored fiscal plan for the GOP. One you should all clap very loudly for of course.
The only problem? Well, problems, really. None of it is even in the most remote stretches of the imagination "new," as much as it is a reworking of the same ol' Reagan-zombie dogma. Also, it requires a complete willing suspension of disbelief to believe.
You can smash chewed gum back into the shape of a fresh piece, but it's still going to have been in someone's mouth before yours.