The US birth rate hit a record low, which has been attributed to the economy.
That adds up to about 8 births per minute.
(based on: www.census.gov...
In the past minute, the US has added about $2.5 million in federal debt. Just federal.
In the past minute, the US has added about $27 million in total financial derivatives.
The US is financially doomed. (not that you didn't already know that)