'If there was any debate whether the Fed's policies have helped the economy or just the market (and specifically the Bernanke-targeted Russell 2000), the following two charts will end any and all debate. As the following chart from the St Louis Fed shows, as of the just completed quarter, US GDP "growth" since the "recovery" is now the worst in US history, having just dipped below the heretofore lowest on record.' It's Official: Worst. Recovery. EVER | Zero Hedge There is Epic Suck, and then there is ..... Obama. Elections have consequences. Vote responsibly next time, peeps.