Change We Can Believe In

In this brief item, Jim Pethokoukis weighs the various options for dealing with the looming debt-ceiling battle. Among them, in case you haven’t heard: trillion-dollar platinum coins.


  1. Kevin Kim says

    Zimbabwe, here we come!

    Posted January 4, 2013 at 1:18 pm | Permalink
  2. Kevin Kim says

    Glenn Reynolds comments:

    ISN’T THAT BASICALLY JUST DEFAULT? Paying off the debt with a coin arbitrarily valued at $1 Trillion? It’s a nice touch to make it a platinum coin, but it might as well be a dog turd. The Gods Of The Copybook Headings are clearing their throats.

    Posted January 4, 2013 at 1:28 pm | Permalink