According to this lady
"we are screwed"
She can also say "Harbor Freight" in Chinese.
Now, see, I feel better already!
It might be time to move to somewhere else \/
The average age of the world's greatest civilizations has been two hundred years. These nations have progressed through a nine stage sequence: From bondage to spiritual faith; from spiritual faith to great courage; from courage to liberty; from liberty to abundance; from abundance to selfishness; from selfishness to complacency; from complacence to apathy; from apathy to dependence; from dependency back again into bondage.
And, check out the corruption level in the US
China is worse than we are - corruption pays well, for some.