We’re In The Money—For Now

National debt now exceeds 28 trillion dollars. The typical healthy, educated American mind does not easily understand the magnitude of twenty-eight trillion dollars. Using an Excel workbook, I calculate the magnitude of national debt. The result helps me to visualize national debt by creating imaginary stacks of one-dollar bills.

Visualize this…

A Trillion Here, A Trillion There

My parents lived through the great depression. Looking ahead, I think I see a repeat of history as the democratic socialists — a new label for communism — who have taken control of the Democratic Party, the majority party in both houses of Congress and the White House, pursue a socialist agenda fueled by unbridled, irrational spending.