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Old 06-10-2019, 09:41 AM
 
Location: Embarrassing, WA
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Originally Posted by mysticaltyger View Post
I think there's no question there's a short term hit to our economy. The question becomes, how do we come out of this in the long run? The weakness of America is we think only of the short run. The Chinese think long term and they find it easy to take advantage of us because we're such short term thinkers who are unwilling to endure any pain or short term sacrifice--and that applies to pretty much everything in America these days.
There is only two options. We can prop up domestic manufacturing with tariffs or our economy and our dollar can suffer a nice slow death.
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