How does the federal government get the economy going? Spend! Spend! Spend!

As the Obama administration adds trillions to the national debt, one might think we were about to discuss today's economy.

We're actually talking about a 1934 political cartoon from the Chicago Tribune (according to a notation written in the top right corner) sent in by listener Bob Miller with the warning to remember the adage: "Those who forget history are doomed to repeat it.To parody the words of Winston Churchill, never have so many been manipulated so much by so few.”

1934 political cartoon (listener submission)