Discover and share stories

of adventure, connection, and change making.

7 people think this is good

  • Robert Connor
  • Stef McDonald
  • Meghan Neal
  • baggz
  • Hillary Newman
  • Ritu Pant
  • Alessandra Rizzotti

What if a typical family spent like the federal government? It’d be a very weird family.

Cara Kitagawa-Sellers

The Heritage Foundation would like us to consider the analogy of what would happen if the average family spent like the Federal Government. "Anyway, it's a good analogy. The U.S. federal government really does resemble your typical money-printing family that owns lots of tanks, operates a giant insurance conglomerate, can borrow money at extremely low rates, and is assumed to be immortal."

Continue to washingtonpost.com

Inappropriate?

7 people think this is good

  • Robert Connor
  • Stef McDonald
  • Meghan Neal
  • baggz
  • Hillary Newman
  • Ritu Pant
  • Alessandra Rizzotti

This post is tagged in…

Discuss

  1. {{attachment.file.name}}

Ready to post! You’ve uploaded the maximum number of images.

Oops! Nice pic, but it’s just not our (file) type. Please try uploading a .jpg or .png image.

Well, this is embarrassing. Something went wrong when posting your comment. Care to try again?

That image is too large. Maximum size is 6MB.

Posting comment...