Originally Posted by joe
Straying from these principles is what has got us far behind. As you note, "not that we arent there aleady." How do you think we got here? It sure as hell wasn't sound money or free markets. Haven't had either of those for quite some time.. especially sound money.
You could justify anything with this type of argument, like slavery got us here too
So did WW1 and WW2. So did my dad's dad's dad taking a dump in the forest that somehow affected the timeline to get us where we are today.