The upcoming fiscal cliff poses many problems for the majority of Americans
Author: Richard Liu
I am a sophomore at Oxford Academy. I enjoy hitting little green balls around, yelling at people, and solving problems that I will never encounter in reality to raise my intellectual self-esteem. I also happen to be an active member in the varsity tennis team, the speech and debate team, and math club.
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