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

Scott4616 Wrote: Dec 08, 2012 11:40 PM
If anyone copies the post above (by "myLOINS") and pastes it into a search engine like Google, you will see that his entire post is just propaganda spam, posted all over the Internet. He's probably not even a real "person", just an automated "spam-bot". Townhall is filled with this garbage.
John in OK Wrote: Dec 09, 2012 8:43 AM
Thanks for the info, Scott!

Now I know not to get carpal tunnel of the mouse finger flagging this garbage.

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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