Fixed it for you
Or, how to fix the federal budget:
At some point, the adults will have to realize where the problem is. You can cut all discretionary spending by the US government and the budget will still not balance. For years.
This “fiscal cliff” dog and pony show is about as useful as a cock-flavored lollipop.
You can fix the budget or you can be all things to all people. You can’t do both.