Debt-cutting plans share this: Taxes will go up for everyone | cleveland.com There are some hard choices ahead, folks. Best find your Big Girl Panties and Big Boy Underoos and face facts. Those of you who are married to the idea that the deficit must be reduced but that your slice of the federal spending pie should not be touched, I find you to be unpatriotic and selfish. IMO, almost all of us should bear this burden, and no one's cow is sacred. Your thoughts?