The Recession Is Over -- But The Depression Has Just Begun
Read all of this article from The Big Picture, courtesy of Shenandoah.
...Right now, if you listen to what President Obama is likely to do, you know that the government prop for the economy is going to be taken away. Get ready because the second dip will occur. It will be nasty: unemployment will be higher and stocks will go lower than in 2009. I The question now is one of timing: when will the government stop propping up the economy? The more robust the [short-term, government-spending-based] recovery, the quicker the prop ends and the sooner we get a second leg down...
And to "fix things", bet on the Feds/states/locals/ looking to confiscate by taxation anything of your property that they possibly can.
Are you going to let them do so?