The eternal optimist I see.That's where you're wrong. The critics are lining up as we speak. The problem with being a Critic is running your mouth is a lot easier than governing through a economic disaster. The economy will eventually pick up and whom ever is in office will reap the rewards.
Researchers from Duke Universitys Fuqua School of Business discovered people who are optimistic are more likely than others to display prudent financial behaviors. But too much optimism can be a problem: people who are extremely optimistic tend to have short planning horizons and act in ways that are generally not considered wise.
Do we not have this issue already?