Be Holderlin the Phone a Minute, Brad !
"re: Threefolders get
Alternative Nobelprize" --
Brad bemoaned himself thusly:
> Currently, as far as I can see,To my Cracked Commentator
> America is ruining its own economy
you have not been seeing
quite so far as you think...
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Thursday, October 30, 2003, 11:33 am
THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
Economy Grows at Fastest Pace Since 1984
by Jeannine Aversa
WASHINGTON (AP) - The economy grew at a blistering 7.2 percent annual
rate in the third quarter in the strongest pace in nearly two decades.
Consumers spent with abandon and businesses ramped up investment,
compelling new evidence of an economic resurgence.
The increase in gross domestic product, the broadest measure of the
economy's performance, in the July-September quarter was more than
double the 3.3 percent rate registered in the second quarter, the
Commerce Department reported Thursday.
The 7.2 percent pace marked the best showing since the first quarter