“Honestly, kids, I’m not sure what kind of world you’ll grow up in.”

The kids and I have had some conversations lately that are a little awkward. The other day my 7-year-old wondered aloud what new innovations and technologies will be available when he’s an adult, and we had fun daydreaming about progress in that way.

But I couldn’t really deny the fact that someday, our national debt will catch up with us and…