Submitted by ub on Mon, 10/14/2013 - 20:12

The world is running short on statesmen and on patience as the October 17 deadline draws closer.

Some experts are now predicting panic if our lawmakers do not reach a solution to their self produced crisis.
There are indications that these so called leaders are considering kicking the can down the line, rather than preventing a possible catastrophic meltdown, if the US government falls into default as a result of the debt crisis.