samhill wrote:I'm sorry but this Country is no where near down & out & I'm proud to say & believe that with all my American heart.
I don't doubt at all the sincerity with which you say that. It's a fine emotion, but what is the answer when just about all who are regarded as having expertise in economic matters say we are in an untenable position. That even if government were to confiscate all wealth it would not be enough. Default must and will come either through economic collapse or through accelerating inflation.