Here is its after more than 400 posts and endless personal attacks and viciousness. You are still wrong abut this " imaginary recession". There was no recession whatsoever. It is now proven beyond reasonable doubt. You just read the other post which too long and windy scarred with personal attacks. I wish the moderators curbed that. I have challenged consistent your validity of a recession. Economy limps ahead at a 0.6 percent pace in first quarter, better pace than expected WASHINGTON (AP) -- The bruised economy limped through the first quarter of this year at only 0.6 percent as housing and credit problems forced people and businesses alike to hunker down. The country's economic growth during January through March was the same as in the final three months of last year, the Commerce Department reported Wednesday. The statistic did not meet what economists consider the classic definition of a recession, which is a retraction of the economy. This means that although the economy is stuck in a rut, it is still managing to grow, even if modestly. Lies from GREENSPAN, WARREN BUFFET where are thou? Now you know these people lie to you for a reason?