Some comments from an earlier blog:

“After decades of stoically accepting poverty and mediocrity as our national fate, don’t we just DESERVE every single data point on the economic upturn?!! Now if only bureaucrats and politicians could be beamed away to a distant galaxy…”

Posted by a frequent stopperby at December 8, 2003 07:22 PM

Well, if we were to believe this article the map has changed or will change drastically.