I just read an article that brought home to me exactly how fast our hand basket was accelerating. Before the monster "stimulus bill" was passed, our federal debts and financial obligations were $5.1 TRILLION. Now, at an estimated $65.5 TRILLION in TOTAL obligations (federal debt, "stimulus spending," and social program financial promises), our debt exceeds the GDP of the whole feckin' WORLD.
That bright light at the end of the tunnel is getting brighter as it's getting hotter in here. And somebody greased the tunnel floor.
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