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Is America Headed Into An Intentional Recession?

Michael1957MN Wrote: Dec 09, 2012 4:16 AM
Considering that this is the same moron who boasted about how his energy plan would of necessity cause energy costs to rise and bankrupt an entire (coal) industry; is it really that surprising that he would deliberately lead the nation into another recession? Of course not! He hates the idea of a strong, independent, free America, he and his wife Moochele are two of a kind, and as I can't be sure that there won't be any kids reading this, I can't say what kind that is, but you adults know what I mean.

“Mah fellow Americans, inflayshun is ow-uh friend…”

If you can pronounce the phonetic wording above – and if it sounds vaguely familiar – then for better or worse you probably grew up watching “Saturday Night Live” like I did. The line comes from a late 1970’s skit wherein funny guy Dan Aykroyd was impersonating President Jimmy Carter.

During his one term as President, Carter addressed the nation numerous times to try and quell people’s fears about inflation, the economic malady that defined the era. During those years, Carter announced several anti-inflation policy measures. He urged Americans to “tighten their belts”...