This futuristic collapse of the American system has been going on for at least the last twenty years. Remember when Ross Perot (I) talked about that great sucking sound of jobs going overseas in 1992. The media (SNL debate skits) really made people laugh about it.
The price of gas is going up because of the decline in the value of the dollar, not supply and demand.
A few years ago, the average American family had around $8,000 in credit card debt...I'd venture to say it's almost doubled that nowadays. When people are using credit cards just to pay basic utilities to make it till next paycheck, and I know many that do, the collapse is going on right now in every neighborhood in Amerika.
When society has lost all it's freedoms (and we're there already) then total tyranny is usually right behind. That's what NDAA is for, so the Government can identify and detain those "trouble makers" who refuse to accept the "new system" of doing business.
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