This blows my mind

Discussion in 'The Howard Stern Show' started by Beth143nacho, Feb 20, 2015.

  1. Beth143nacho

    Beth143nacho Bede bede beep Gold

    Reputations:
    1,707
    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2012
    Messages:
    21,277
    Likes Received:
    18,886
    http://www.economist.com/content/global_debt_clock

    Hover over each country and see how much each country owes in debt right now, with a rolling total.

    55 trillion in global debt... More than half of that debt held by the U.S. and Japan...

    Russia is very respectable in just under a trillion
     
    smichal likes this.
  2. Tranquil

    Tranquil Decent! VIP

    Reputations:
    3,242
    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2012
    Messages:
    11,997
    Likes Received:
    8,314
    I thought it was more.
     
  3. Ingens

    Ingens VIP Extreme Gold

    Reputations:
    870
    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2012
    Messages:
    3,611
    Likes Received:
    7,702
    It's easier to live on credit when you can print money. :facepalm:
     
  4. Calloused Shins

    Calloused Shins Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    4,235
    Joined:
    Oct 17, 2014
    Messages:
    7,300
    Likes Received:
    12,304
    Who cares? Lets just make it a cool 127 centillion. Shits not getting paid back.
     
  5. Beth143nacho

    Beth143nacho Bede bede beep Gold

    Reputations:
    1,707
    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2012
    Messages:
    21,277
    Likes Received:
    18,886
    We print US dollars... Not global currency... On the global scale, our printing powers are a detriment
     
  6. Beth143nacho

    Beth143nacho Bede bede beep Gold

    Reputations:
    1,707
    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2012
    Messages:
    21,277
    Likes Received:
    18,886
    Each person on earth owes over $10,000
     
  7. yahoo

    yahoo Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    10,474
    Joined:
    Jan 13, 2014
    Messages:
    7,457
    Likes Received:
    14,165
    No worries. I have all my gold stuffed beneath my floor. Which will be a huge help when the global apocolypse comes. Gonna throw gold nuggets at any home invaders.
     
    kingship likes this.
  8. NyMarkNy

    NyMarkNy VIP Extreme Gold

    Reputations:
    213
    Joined:
    Nov 7, 2012
    Messages:
    5,312
    Likes Received:
    12,504
    Why the fuck does canada have so much debt?
     
  9. Tranquil

    Tranquil Decent! VIP

    Reputations:
    3,242
    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2012
    Messages:
    11,997
    Likes Received:
    8,314
    eh?
     
  10. God

    God Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    261
    Joined:
    Dec 22, 2013
    Messages:
    2,238
    Likes Received:
    8,246
    It's all bullshit...Manipulated by the real leaders (owners).