Don’t bank on that trillion-dollar coin
Jan 23, 2023
Episode 845

Don’t bank on that trillion-dollar coin

Plus, Earth's core changes directions?

In case you haven’t heard, we’ve hit the debt limit. That means a whole lot of debate about how to avoid a debt default is likely ahead. One of the more creative solutions involves minting a trillion-dollar platinum coin. We’ll explain why that probably won’t fly. Also, we’ll have an update on the artificial intelligence wars in tech. And guest host Amy Scott makes us smiley and sporty with a story about soccer star Erling Haaland.

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