For centuries, civilization believed that in our solar system, the sun revolved around the earth, that it was pulled by Earth's gravity, and that our universe was limited to within the Firmament. This was proven wrong in modern times.
Today, it is believed that in our monetary system, the US federal government's finances revolve around us, that federal spending is pulled by federal taxes and by federal borrowing, and that federal spending is limited within a debt ceiling. This idea is proven wrong in modern monetary theory.
Like many things, when it comes to finance, just as important as your diversity in investments is your diversity in thought. This book gives you a different way to think about our national debt and US Treasury bonds, or, rather, a way you should not think about them.