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by The Humph on 3 January 2013 17:06

How about this for a scary picture?

The red column on the right represents the total size of the US budget deficit (as of 2011). If you scroll down, eventually you will reach a small green shape in about the same amount of time it takes to boil an egg. That shape represents the annual tax increase from the Senate-approved Fiscal Cliff bill ($62 billion).

Drop, meet ocean.

H/T Zero Hedge

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