The Economic Collapse Blog has a great article up at the moment: 20 Economic Statistics To Use To Wake Sheeple Up From Their Entertainment-Induced Comas. Great title!
Statistic #1: The United States has more government debt per capita than Greece, Portugal, Italy, Ireland or Spain.
Caught your interest? I should hope so. You can catch the rest of the 20 using the link. This blog tends towards the dramatic and the doomsday, but the points are valid. They're always things that a more responsible media would be telling us. Here's the conclusion:
"Unfortunately, Barack Obama seems to believe that the worst of our economic
troubles is now behind us.
If only that were true.
During this short-lived bubble of false hope, we should all be working hard
to prepare for what is ahead.
A menacing storm is on the horizon and it will be here way too soon.
Let us wake up as many of the sheeple as we can while there is still