Chart of the Day: The Real Debt Villains (and it isn’t the Democrats)

A Treasury department graph highlighting the debt under Reagan, Bush Sr, Clinton and Obama (via Bob Cesca):

Of course this graph is a reflection of reality and the Republicans aren’t really interested in that. The Republican line states that Obama started two foreign wars while lowering taxes, destroyed the economy and then bailed out the banks. Except he didn’t. But then who cares about the truth?

Ben Cohen is the editor and founder of The Daily Banter. He lives in Washington DC where he does podcasts, teaches Martial Arts, and tries to be a good father. He would be extremely disturbed if you took him too seriously.