America’s annual inflation rate has ended 16%, according to ShadowStats’ Alternative CPI.
From ShadowStats :
Primarily reflecting a one-time fall in gasoline prices, due to the Administration’s massive release of Strategic Oil Reserves, year-to-year inflation notched lower for the April 2022 headline Consumer Price Index (CPI-U) as well as the ShadowStats-Alternate CPI, from March 2022 levels, which were, plus otherwise still are at respective 40-year and 75-year higher levels.
• Specifically, year-to-year April 2022 CPI-U inflation eased in order to 8. 3% from almost eight. 5% in March 2022, with the April ShadowStats “ Corrected” Alternate CPI slowing to 16. 5% from 16. 8% in 03.
Grocery prices within April rose for 5 of the six major food categories. Dairy and associated products rose 2 . 5%, marking its largest monthly increase since July 2007. Nonalcoholic beverages followed as the second-highest index with a 2% increase. The 1 . 4% price increase in April pertaining to meats, pouy, fish, and eggs was driven by eggs skyrocketing 10. 3%.
Fruits and vegetables, at the same time, was the only index that will dropped for the month, declining 0. 3%, down through the 1 . 5% jump recorded in March.
On a year-over-year basis, prices for all of the food-at-home classes increased. Meats, pouy, fish and eggs jumped up 14. 3%, marking the biggest 12-month increase since Might 1979. Other categories signing steep annual increases integrated fruits and vegetables (7. 8%), cereals and bakery products (10. 3%), and eggs (22. 6%).
How do we solve this particular inflation crisis?
Simple — send billions, nay, trillions more US taxpayer dollars to Ukraine! If we send half our annual GDP to Ukraine no one will have anything to spend here and prices will come down! This is the “ cost of standing up for freedom! ”