Tuesday , 23 December 2014

U.S. National Debt


How large the US national debt actually is, using the well-known $100 bill.

100 dollars

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10,000 dollars

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One million dollars

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100 million dollars

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One billion dollars

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One trillion dollars

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Please note that this is composed of two floors of pallets, for $ 100 million each. Football field and 747-400 for comparison.

15 trillion dollars. This is almost the US debt now.

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Near is The Statue of Liberty for comparison.

And here are 114.5 trillion dollars. This is US unfunded liabilities. The 114.5 Trillion dollar super-skyscraper is the amount of money the U.S. Government knows it does not have to fully fund the Medicare, Medicare Prescription Drug Program, Social Security, Military and civil servant pensions.

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