Should Uncle Sam Set Up a GoFundMe for the National Debt?

There are a lot of debt-strapped nations across the world, where a few have turned to some pretty unusual tactics to reduce their national debt burdens.
One such nation is Malaysia, which has turned to crowdfunding to try to reduce its ballooning national debt. Reuters has the story:
Malaysia has set up a fund for members of the public to donate cash to help the new government repay its hefty national debt, the finance ministry said on Wednesday, providing a bank account number for deposits.
Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad has made it a priority to cut Malaysia’s debts and liabilities – estimated at

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