1 vote

40 Stats That Show The U.S. Economy's Real Collapse Over The Past Decade

Trending on the Web

Comment viewing options

Select your preferred way to display the comments and click "Save settings" to activate your changes.

The only way to recovery is to stop the charade...

Pretending that things are getting better will continue to make the consequences worse.

Stop the damn QE and we'll recover within a decade... maybe quicker. It would help if the minimum wage was also repealed.

A lot of those stats are

A lot of those stats are misleading.

The US hasn't fallen off economically...it just has fallen off relatively

Countries like China, India, Russia, have taken off economically. They have overthrown communist government, shaken off the damages of war, etc. and are growing. How is that the US's fault?

The argument they are using is similar to the liberal argument that the middle class has a lower % of the wealth now than they did 20 years ago. Yes, it is lower, but the pie has also grown tremendously. Overall, they are better off.

Also, the pounding of the loss of manufacturing jobs is so stupid. FYI, since 1910, the industry of horse-buggy making in America HAS COLLAPSED! OH MY GOD! WE USED TO HAVE 10,000 HORSE-BUGGY MAKERS AND WE NOW HAVE 10! PANIC!!!!!

Industries evolve, jobs evolve.

There are a lot of valid points amongst the 40. But when I see stupid points amongst them as well, I just disregard everything.

Plan for eliminating the national debt in 10-20 years:

Overview: http://rolexian.wordpress.com/2010/09/12/my-plan-for-reducin...

Specific cuts; defense spending: http://rolexian.wordpress.com/2011/01/03/more-detailed-look-a