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please mike. just go to dumb threads and start a new one titled China, China, China China and post whatever you want
I'm really tired of you complaining your life in China. seriously why go you even browse styleforum?
Brooks Brothers has delved into the China manufacturing route and so have many other "better" companies. This is what's gone on the past four Obama years. Strong increase in Chinese imports here. Outside what China has traditionally been famous for - goods of silk, porcelaine, carved wood, jade, etc. - I can do pretty much without.
Hilarious how this has somehow been turned around into being Obama's fault!
Outsourcing from all formerly dominant producers has been going on for at least the last 40 years, particularly since the 1970s oil shock etc., and accelerating in the wake of the end of the Cold War in the early 1990s. This is not a party-political issue, although it's certainly political in many rather different ways, and it will continue whether Romney or Obama is elected. Like every other developed economy, the USA has been turning into a nation of consumers, and this entire ridiculous thread actually serves as one tiny example...