Hey China, Stop Laughing at the U.S.

Oct. 18 (Bloomberg) -- By most accounts, the past few weeks have exposed a drastic maturity gap between the U.S. and Chinese governments. The purported icon of democracy watched its system descend into chaos and petty political gamesmanship, coming within hours of a default that would have sparked global economic disorder.

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