You know...if the U.S was'nt totally subverted from within it could ride out the storm quite easily.
So what if you owe trillions? Whats China gunna do? Invade? :-D
Oz and the U.S are very similar, they have so many of the nescessities present within their system they have no need for foreign exchange or credibility. They could just close the door and walk away whistling dixie.
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