Originally Posted by Literature
No trouble at all. Jiveturkey says he didn't see a significant difference between raising tax rates and closing deductions (presumably, because both generate tax revenue). [This view is also held by Grover Norquist.] Jiveturkey is attacked for his "appalling" and "unsurprising" lack of understanding.
Obviously, the author thinks there's a significant difference. I pointed out where he explained it.
And what do you think "contradicting" was about? What was being contradicted?