Just How Much is a Trillion Dollars ?

“A trillion here, a trillion there, and, pretty soon, it adds up to alot of money”

The current national debt, as of 09/08/2015: $ 18.4 TRILLION DOLLARS

For some reason, I always recall my second grade teacher having a fit because the United States was in debt. I guess that she felt that the country, […]

The Great Depression

The period of the Great Depression generally included the late 1920’s, and the 1930’s. I’m only vaguely aware of the Great Depression. I know that my parents were children during the Great Depression, and that neither of them suffered as so many other’s did. My grand parents, of course, were much more affected, and were, […]