The U.S. financial mess gets deeper and deeper. Can it be fixed?
Is there a country out there that the U.S. can go to for a Payday Loan; brother can you spare a dime?
The aid package is going to hit a trillion dollars!
I can't believe what I'm hearing. A trillion dollars! For those of you who wander around in the world of millions and billions, a trillion is one thousand billion, get it? It looks like this in numbers: $1,000,000,000,000. If you split this amount of money among every living person on planet earth, each one would get about $140, no mean sum. Is it really possible that the U.S. needs a trillion dollars to get itself out of the current financial hole? And shortly after this was announced, someone asked where the money was coming from. "Oh, we'll borrow it from other countries," was the casual answer.
Has anyone got any money left?
There was a long silence and luckily no one asked what other countries. I ran through the countries pretty quickly and immediately eliminated every country in the African continent. They are all spending all their money on arms and ammunition, mainly Kalashnikov rifles and rocket propelled guns for their teenage armies. China and India both have populations of over a billion people and there is no spare money to lend to anyone else. The whole of Europe is as bad, if not worse off than the States and will soon be advertising for loans. Guess who's left? The guys with the oil wells. That's where we're going to borrow money? ... click here to read the rest of the article titled "Can a Payday Loan help with the U.S. debt of a trillion dollars?"