Comment: Here's my take on the "numbers game".

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Here's my take on the "numbers game".

What if the powers-that-be are no longer able to govern in the way that have before?

A complete 180 degree change of course is not impossible. In fact, the worse the economic situation gets, the more likely it becomes.

Very quickly your worst enemies could become your best friends.
"That Socialism would be immediately practicable if an omnipotent and omniscient Deity were personally to descend to take in hand the government of human affairs is incontestable." - Ludwig Von Mises.