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09/05/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

U.S. Government Stages Fake Coup To Wipe Out National Debt (VIDEO)

According to the Onion, lawmakers decided this week that the only option left for America was a fake coup to fool the nation's creditors into forgiving its debts. After a brief "battle" in the Congress which left many representatives "dead," a new rebel leader emerged proclaiming all American debts void. The media is in on the scam, promising to hail Octavia whenever possible.

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U.S. Government Stages Fake Coup To Wipe Out National Debt

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