Cracked again?! 4 Ways You Can Tell the Economy Still Sucks
Toward the end of Bush’s second term and all through Obama’s, America (and the world) has been in economic decline. People like to point to various statistics on growth, employment, and inflation, but ultimately, all those amount to nebulous ink blot tests, sending ever-changing (and sometimes conflicting) signals. More telling than any graph or testimony from the Fed are the economic indicators we see every day, which tell us that nothing has gotten any better for about five years.
I’m so tempted to spoil the ending for this one. … Screw it! I’ll quote the final sentence with almost no context. (hey, you’ll probably guess it anyway)
In any event, you’ll know that the economy’s actually getting better when everyday Americans start dumping on the poor again.