Compare the recovery from the last big recession with our current one: 

“A recession is when your neighbor loses his job. A depression is when you lose yours. And recovery is when Jimmy Carter loses his.” – Ronald Reagan, 1980

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It has been said that words are the mirror of the heart.  The more a word is used by a speaker, the more central that word is to the speaker’s true message.  For your consideration:
 
Obama on the Debt Ceiling
President Obama on the Debt Ceiling – 9/25/11

The full text of this speech is available here: http://www.realclearpolitics.com/articles/2011/07/25/obama_transcript_address_to_the_nation_on_the_debt_ceiling_110711.html

(This Word Cloud was randomly generated at http://www.wordle.net.)

It’s the epic music that really makes this work:

Disclaimer:  This is NOT a video about Voldemort, a fictional villain in that popular series about wizards.

Out of the mouths of babes:

http://www.cbsnews.com/video/watch/?id=7373564n