Jul 26 2011

Grains of sand

Category: Congress,economy,government,legislation,liberty,Obamaharmonicminer @ 6:54 pm

14 trillion and a few hundred billion change is what the federal government owes, right now. It’ll be more like 15 billion by the end of 2011.

Guess who gets to pay it back? Not me. Maybe not you, if you’re middle aged or so. Here’s who will be paying it back, in cash, in kind, in trade, or in economic disaster and unemployment.

Another entry in the Powerline Prize contest.

Jul 26 2011

Swimming in debt

Category: Congress,economy,government,media,Obamaharmonicminer @ 9:17 am

Another high placing (but not quite winning) entry in the Powerline Prize competition for a media product to illustrate the danger of our national debt.