Three related pieces to accompany your coffee this morning:
50 Statistics About The U.S. Economy That Are Almost Too Crazy To Believe
Zerohedge: On The Imminent US Debt-to-GDP Parity; see also Bloomberg: U.S.'s $13 Trillion Debt Poised to Overtake GDP - Chart of Day
Suprynowicz: Do You Really Believe They’re Going To Pay Off This Debt?
Do you understand yet?
(h/t to John Venlet for the Suprynowicz column)