A brief video that makes clear, in humorous terms we easily understand, just how much a Trillion Dollars is.
Its' creator breaks down government bureaucracy into every day terms that make us chuckle, to the extent it's possible to chuckle at such serious stuff. The video is by "10000 Pennies" on YouTube. I highly recommend all of his vids, they are brief and exceptional.
Americans seriously need to understand what a Trillions Dollar Federal Deficit really is. This was posted in early 2009 so the numbers need to be updated for what is now a $14-Trillion Deficit (sigh):Â
Call or email your Congressmen. Tell them to vote NO on increasing the federal debt ceiling. They are listening now. The iron is hot. Enter your zip code in the box atÂ Congress.Org to quickly locate your Congressmen's contact information.