Bush v Obama (or on how we got here)

Probably one of the most common political arguments on the Internet is over the national debt, deficits, and faulting President Obama for everything (including your missing socks). Then comes along Ezra Klein to ruin everyone’s fun:

I made a similar attempt to tally the numbers, though admittedly mine was more of a back of the envelope thing.

Also check out his response to someone’s criticism that he didn’t include every penny ever coined in the history of civilization, or something.

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