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Our Amazing Debt (Cosmos Parodoy)

  In preparation for Reason’s latest parody video I’ve spent a lot of time trying to grasp just how ginormous twenty trillion dollars actually is. Some of the (mathematically questionable) analogies I came up with, but scrapped are:  If you listened to “Tiny Dancer” by Elton John twenty trillion times, it would last longer than the universe read more »