If you only saw my saw
Labor is far more unregulated, un-unionized, unprotected and underpaid everywhere else in the world, hence we have lost most of our ability to produce goods. We are turning into an economy that sells the goods that other nations manufacture.
There's good money in selling stuff, as long as one disregards the possibility that we'll upset these other nations enough that, when they see we no longer know how to make stuff, they'll quit doing it for us.
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