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Roonie's
10-08-2008, 03:17 PM
http://gizmodo.com/5060256/yep-were-screwed-national-debt-clock-runs-out-of-numbers

Sad but true we have officially ran out of numbers for the national debt clock as it has now reached 10 trillion with the recent wall street bailout.

It's official. We're hosed. The National Debt Clock near Times Square has just run out of spaces to add more zeroes to its running count of our national debt, thanks to the one-two punch of the $700 billion Wall Street bailout and the $100 billion used to prop up Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac before that. If you haven't already read our guide to gadgets to get you through the Next Great Depression, how to make your current gadgets weather the storm or abandoned all hope, now's a good time to start