With but one exception, American income has grown each year since WW II. Commodus, and his band of cronies, criminals, and incompetents, have managed the economy with skill enough to ensure that everyone but the rich suffer. For the fifth year running, American average income has declined over the previous year. The destruction of America's economic engine is seen in some quarters as the lurking true legacy of our era's Commodus. There's a shit storm looming, more powerful than any of your umbrellas.