And we were on the gold standard not printing trillions of unbacked currencies a year. There’s your trouble. My parent’s could live on my dads modest salary, get a new car every 3 years, and take us on vacations. Not bad for a family of 5.
You can thank Obamacare for the crazy surge in medical care. I know several physicians that have quit because of it. So, like everything the .gov touches, like the economy, you get reduced supply and increased demand. We’re doomed until the socialist are removed from office.
1st son born 1976. No insurance. Total bill, Dr and Hospital was $585.
2nd son, 1978, good, company insurance, same Dr, same hospital,
Daughter, 1980, Houston area hospital, good, company insurance, $ 4100.
Thanks to Mr Peanut inflation.