"The boom has been really visible around here: Lately, a lot of people are coming in and ordering the nine-piece McNuggets instead of the six."Duane Trammell
"If the economy is doing so well, then why, like so many hard-working Americans, can I still not afford a decent speedboat?"Steve DesJardins
"I think I'm going to have two extra babies this year!"Becky Woodson
"I'm so rich I'm going to sit in my desert house, watch Ice Station Zebra around the clock and grow my nails and hair out."Lou Steinhauer
"Congress should appropriate money for shades to shield people's eyes from the potentially harmful effects of the nation's unusually bright future."Ted O'Brien
"I don't see how the economy has improved so much. I'm still living in a crude dirt hole, with nothing to eat but nuts and berries. Oh, wait. I'm a vole."Cynthia Poulson
With Wall Street soaring and unemployment low, America is enjoying its greatest prosperity since the mid-'80s. What do you think about the current economic boom?