National Debt History as a Credit Card Statement

It’s like the nation has woken up, groggy and confused about what happened the night before, and hoping it didn’t wastefully spend too much money.

Then, the below arrives… a credit card statement showing the history of the US’ national debt. It’s enough to make Uncle Sam’s face flush red with shame. Amount due: $12 trillion. Ouch.

We found this graphic via Jesse Felder in his post on the country’s credit card statement.