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

Carlos_7 Wrote: Dec 08, 2012 12:41 PM
Let's just sell Detroit to Canada. Maybe San Fran to China. How about Hawaii to the Muslims ... Obama will feel right at home in retirement.
byeBarry Wrote: Dec 08, 2012 12:47 PM
Nobody wants the prog product known as Detroit!
Libs_Are_UsefulIdiots Wrote: Dec 08, 2012 12:44 PM
Carlos: Canada wouldn't take Detroit on a bet.

Just ask Chestertonfan!!!

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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