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Insane: Liberals Contemplate $1 Trillion Platinum Coin to "Solve" Debt Limit Issue

Arby Wrote: Dec 08, 2012 1:11 PM
I don't know if I have ever witnessed stupidity that is as broad and deep as yours, Harry. "Show the House who is boss." What a riot. He's the president (allegedly) -- NOT the boss of anything. And you, sir, are mentally deficient.

Welcome to Zimbabwe.  This is not a parody -- it is an actual report from the Washington Post:
 

Some economists and legal scholars have suggested that the “platinum coin option” is one way to defuse a crisis if Congress can’t or won’t lift the debt ceiling soon. At least in theory. The U.S. government is, after all, facing a real problem. The Treasury Department will hit its $16.4 trillion borrowing limit by next February at the latest. Unless Congress reaches an agreement to raise that borrowing limit, the government will no longer be able...

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