Obama's Fiscal Year 2010 budget
International Affairs 45.2
Gen. Science, Space 30.9
Natural resources/env 41.6
Community Dev 24.5
Income Security 624.0
Social Security 706.7
Veterans Benefits 108.4
General Govt. 18.1
Net Interest 196.9
They can continue to borrow and spend but soon the result will be the Germany mark of the early 1920's.
You can try to get 'the rich' to pay for unsustainable social programs, but they'll either leave or eventually run out of money.
You can cut government spending, such as poetry contests for cowboys, and try to pay off the debts.
Some hard decisions are going to have to be made and Barrack Obama is clearly not the person to make them. He's wildly out of his depth.
freaking hypocrites in empty suits drooling and spitting up on themselves would be too good of a characterization of their 'leaders' like Can't..er.
There are two novels that can change a bookish fourteen-year old's life: The Lord of the Rings and Atlas Shrugged. One is a childish fantasy that often engenders a lifelong obsession with its unbelievable heroes, leading to an emotionally stunted, socially crippled adulthood, unable to deal with the real world. The other, of course, involves orcs.... John Rogers