It is time for the overseas lenders who continue to provide the financial heroin that keeps the United States addicted to ever-increasing foreign funds to pull the plug. Stop the flow of money into the US. It is time to pull the plug, or suffer the consequences. It doesn’t appear it is going to happen, unfortunately. Sunday, U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, during her visit to China, asked China to continue investing in the United States because the two countries' financial futures are closely tied together, and China has largely agreed to doing just that.