How many times should the American political system be permitted to fail to accomplish its stated aims before we begin concluding that there's something structurally wrong in American politics?
Moody's has announced they'll downgrade the U.S.'s credit rating if we can't make this next set of debt negotiations work out. And why shouldn't they?
Not only is the situation bad, it's getting worse. Students at for-profit colleges are defaulting on their loans sooner and sooner after entering.