Strange Things are Afoot at the Circle K.: $87,000,000,000.00

Thursday, October 28, 2004

$87,000,000,000.00

$87,000,000,000.00

"On September 7th, 2003, President Bush announced on national television that he was asking the Congress to grant him an additional $87 billion dollars for the next fiscal year, beginning October 1, to continue the fight on terror in Iraq and Afghanistan."

"But $87 billion is an impossibly high number for anyone to visualize. Let's have a look...."