Why Don’t We Just Rearrange the Deck Chairs on the Titanic?

This expression is taken to mean: To do something pointless or insignificant that will soon be overtaken by events, or that contributes nothing to the solution of a current problem.

Both the Democrats and the Republicans have found it to be convenient to borrow now and pay it back later.

It’s difficult for a “film salesman” like me to hypothesize what our country’s financial situation would be, had we not been involved in wars such as Korea, Vietnam, Iraq, and Afghanistan, or spent as much as we have spent for F-35’s and F-22’s and such. I also wonder what would have happened to our once great nation, had we taxed the rich a little more in order to “pay as we go.”   Continue reading “Why Don’t We Just Rearrange the Deck Chairs on the Titanic?”