I’ve heard that the moon can be used as a possible launching pad for Mars since the moon has lower gravity which means it is easier to launch spacecrafts off of and the water will make an easy source of rocket fuel. These two factors can easily transform the moon into a critical base
If the U.S. just keep on raising the debt limit, it’s going to get bigger and bigger. Eventually, the U.S. won’t be able to pay the debt. I don’t see the harm in paying the debt just once. America has a strong military and nuclear power. The government should just decide on one thing, and they should do it fast.