Are you crazy. this whole everyone but ron paul and the even dumber people who follow him are the only one's who could possiblely know anything shtick was never that great to begin with and has aged very fast. could you for the sake of humanity bring the crazy down by like a thousand notches. shit your making the RANDIANS seem like well put together thinkers. there is nothing wrong with bonds being sold by the state. governments and states have been selling bonds and borrowing money in other ways from private citizens for thousands of reasons. hell the only reason your currently able to spout this nonsense is because the colonial powers borrowed money and were bank rolled by private entities for colonization.