And our friends in all of Europe fell behind us after we were just over 150 years old. And considering Europe has existed and grown over the entire course of human development, I would say that makes us look even more impressive. Then add to that, we did it with an extremely similar mix of race and religions.we, europeans have dominated the world for more than a millennia ... you have for less than a century... rookie number
A brand new Republic, fiercely dedicated to Democracy, and with just the right mix of sink or swim Capitalism.
Honestly brother, when I enter all of those figures into a calculator the answer always comes up the USA.