Sen. Jon Kyl says that "hope springs eternal," but it appears the Super Committee is lunging toward failure this weekend. Republicans simply cannot get their heads around any kind of tax reform that raises taxes for anyone.
So now: How do they go about defusing the trigger? Ezra Klein looks at why it won't be easy.
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