There are a lot of ecstatic people in America right now. America has just voted to re-elect Barack Obama as its president. However, the economic realities facing this nation cannot be fixed by something as simple as an election. Before the next four years are out, this president may regret even setting foot in politics. Here are some gargantuan challenges that need to be solved—or we will all pay the price.
Challenge 1: Conceptualize $1 trillion
One million seconds is 12 days. One billion seconds is more than 31 years. One trillion seconds is about 31,688 years!