[I]f nothing is done, this recession might linger for years. Our economy will lose 5 million more jobs. Unemployment will approach double digits. Our nation will sink deeper into a crisis that, at some point, we may not be able to reverse.
"[A] crisis that, at some point, we may not be able to reverse"? Flooding and locusts, too?
Hmmm. Now, where have we heard such fear-mongering before?