In what fantasy world is the American economy better now than it was 8 years ago?

Directed mainly towards Bush supporters: The facts: Gas prices have tripled since 1999 (anyone who has paid for gas in 1999 and today can verify that) Health costs have gone up double digit per year since 1999 The government added nearly 4 trillion to the debt under Bush (source..Dept of... show more Directed mainly towards Bush supporters:

The facts:
Gas prices have tripled since 1999 (anyone who has paid for gas in 1999 and today can verify that)

Health costs have gone up double digit per year since 1999

The government added nearly 4 trillion to the debt under
Bush (source..Dept of Treasury..bureau of public debt)

We're borrowing and spending hundreds of billions on that sandpit Iraq..

Osama bin Ladin is still alive and so is Al Queda (recent generals report on Al Queda)

Unemployment was lower in 1999 vs today (Dept of Labor statistics)

Wages were higher on an inflationary basis during the 1990s
http://www.epinet.org/content.cfm/webfeatures_snapshots_20060111


..These are all facts that can be verified through government reports...so if you even say its wrong..you're basically an ignorant moron who has no use for facts.


So really..how can anyone say that the economy is better in the 2000s vs 1990s? Prove it.
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