It looks like we'll soon see first hand what it looks like..... Or at least an estimated nine hundred forty billion anyway..
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You could build a money mansion!
There is something about firing 4,200 thirty millimeter rounds/min that makes me feel all warm and fuzzy inside.
Our actual real debt is right about 99.2 Trillion.
I would buy a house with tons of pillows. invite everyone from the forum over to make pillow castles and water gun fights....
ok honestly, small bike
100 ci chop
fix up my pickup truck (Texan can not live without truck)
buy a few rifles and a few pistols (maybe 2 each)
and several box's of ammo.
All I need.
When life gives you lemons, Open a lemonaid buisness.
a pent house down town, a mansion or two in the country, a few nice cars. the rest probably go for a safe diverse slow growth porfolio drawing from multiple economic zones.
I'm thinking it would be harder to spend a million (because you would still need to be careful or end up in the poor house after stupid decisions) then it is a trillion. With a trillion, there are only a few things that would cost that much, so you would be able to spend a huge amount of it fast.
Just one person might do better spending a trillon (as in benefiting the world) then congress can.
With one trillion you could buy a controlling interest in about 100 of the largest companies in the US.
Had uncle done that instead of just give it to them, everyone would be yelling socialism. Oh, everyone is already yelling socialism.
At least the first way would get some control over their predatory behavior.
Thanis wrote: " Just one person might do better spending a trillon (as in benefiting the world) then congress can."
Indeed. I don't doubt that at all.