That is a lot of money.
sure is. the link isn’t working for me, so i dont’ know what it is… but if you’re offering some of it, i’ll take it.
have a nice day
I think tuffy is having trouble with his links today! It’s the national debt, as of 3/16/2006.
That reminds me of the Schoolhouse Rocks song, “Tyrannasaurus Debt”.
I read somewhere that that amount would cover five states in pennys 17 inches deep.
Felicitas,My favorite schoolhouse rock was “the shot heard round the world”
i figured thats what it was. it just wouldn’t load… it tried to load, but wouldn’t do it.
just tried again… no load…
wait… i did it without clicking for a new tab in firefox and it came right up… odd…
Gotta love the attention to detail… I wouldn’t want them to overlook the 67 cents 😉
You know with that much in the hole, you’d think they’d just round up anyway!
By the way, the amount you listed was as of Thursday, March 16, 2006. By Friday, March 17, it was actually down to $8,270,880,983,362.78.
Isn’t it bizarre how those numbers make the difference of $124,219,973.89 look like it’s not very much. 😮
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