Tag Archives: United States

King Curmudgeon

I hate to say it but I’m not as enlightened about some of the cultural or intellectual icons of years past. Gore Vidal would happen to be one of them. His is a name that has always been dropped as a reference to a certain European style of intellectual capability which many say Americans are […]

What the U.S. owes China

Understanding the U.S. debt to China General Overview Current U.S. debt to China: $1.4 trillion (estimated) Real-time U.S. national debt clock U.S. Treasury bonds owed to Chinese investors Official Obama Administration comment on the China debt Paul Krugman, winner of the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economics, explains U.S./China finance Although the Chinese government keeps the […]