America, Too Big to Fail?

Posted: February 18, 2010 by Rick Hogaboam in Politics
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Too big to fail? Reading about Rome’s demise looks a lot like what’s going on right now: inflation, debt, decreased revenue, stretched military, endless unsustainable war, use of mercenaries, moral decline, civil unrest, foreign attacks, misuse of agriculture. We’re just lacking a plague…which terrorists know all too well.

Wikipedia has a condensed summary of the many historians who have theorized over Rome’s fall. Check it out and notice the comparisons.

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