Watching the U. S. debt limit crisis from outside of America is scary. The collapse of the American economy would pull us all down. But watching America’s crisis from outside of America is scary for another reason. For much of the world America was a goal, a symbol of the future, the one world power, the world’s policeman. No matter how many times she disappointed us or frustrated us, we assumed that America would be there to lead the world.It looks like “them days are gone forever." What do you think?