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Michael Barone likes the immigration deal -- says it reminds him of the 2003 Medicare reform, but in a good way! It reminds me of that bill, too, in that I'm hearing some people say that anything that makes the conservative base this mad can't be all bad. And, indeed, it can't be all bad, but some things are still bad ideas. One of the worst intellectual habits around is to assume that if you get attacked by both sides you must be on the right track.