JUST LOOK AT THE BIG PICTURE.. THE LAST 30 years. we have only been able to sustain our high standard of living by borrowing.. LIKE NO OTHER.. since there was no precedent and the world had faith in the USD we have abused this position to the hilt.. How the @Q$%^ are we going to pay back...?? 15 trillion.. god.. this figure is colossal.. OUR ENTITLEMENTs. / politicians have just kicked the can down the road. http://2ndgreenrevolution.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/02/United-States-national-debt.png so much for our american std of living and dream. the next recession. will and hit us LIKE NO OTHER!... I love the phrase. BUT WAIT.. this time its DIFFERENT.!.