I meant GDP though...
You're right, exports as a percentage of GDP is the lowest of the larger nations.
Where would we be without the Military? Obama is simply utilizing the same Bush game plan because this is the only thing they have going for them.
And yes, I do agree we are heading the way of Rome. One of the first articles I ever wrote almost 6 years ago was "Which Would You Prefer, Higher Taxes or Higher Inflation?" http://bit.ly/1lxbLpy
Author of Buy Gold and Silver Safely
Next book: Illusions of Wealth - due out soon
Also writing book We the Serfs!