Originally Posted by FishingRod
Not that the recent track record of the so called experts has been particularly stellar the last few years but, the difference between a change of 4% in the rate of growth and 4 % reduction of the total economy is a fairly large amount. At some point we will be spending more on just the interest on our debt than we have left for everything else if we continue spending as we do.
No, they are exactly the same. Read my last post, its percentage points, not percent.
Homer: [looking at watch] Two hours? Why'd they build this ghost town so far away?
Lisa: Because they discovered gold over there!
Homer: It's because they're stupid, that's why. That's why everybody does everything.