Manufactured Myths and Phony Nostalgia

I wish someone could explain to me what it is that makes a manufacturer better than any other business. President Obama and the Democrats lament the decline of manufacturing in the U.S. as if it is indicative of some great malaise; the result of a horrific political campaign of malfeasance and an obvious manifestation of our self-imposed decline.

Let me pose to you this thought: manufacturing jobs are not and have never been that great. In fact, this nostalgia for the age of great manufacturer…

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