"With the Dow closing at 12,083.77 yesterday, we would have to honestly admit that the dollar really only has 79.8702% of the purchasing power it had in 2000 using the government's own figures, which, it could be argued, are a little suspect themselves."
~~George Ure, Urbansurvival
Whoa! No wonder a $20 bill at the Dollar Store only gets me a few items! Can you say, "inflationary depression"?