Trillion?

March 18, 2009 at 12:09 pm | Posted in Economoney, History | Leave a comment

“All this talk about “stimulus packages” and “bailouts”…

A billion dollars…

A hundred billion dollars…

Eight hundred billion dollars…

One TRILLION dollars…

What does that look like? I mean, these various numbers are tossed around like so many doggie treats, so I thought I’d … try to get a sense of what exactly a trillion dollars looks like.”

http://www.pagetutor.com/trillion/index.html

BTW – the suggestion that adding all this money to the supply will have no effect? BS. When you increase the supply of cash without reference to production, it’s called inflation or devaluation. Either these guys have learnt nothing from hyper-inflation lessons in history or they’re doing it on purpose.
D

Leave a Comment »

RSS feed for comments on this post. TrackBack URI

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Blog at WordPress.com.
Entries and comments feeds.