From start to finish of the 2008-2012 term the USD only lost approximately 3% to the Euro. There’s been quite a few 20% moves in between making it challenging for both buyers and sellers.
As a reminder, the Dollar’s Biggest Decline was from 2001-08 — down 41%
Nov.6, 2012 Election day, trading at approximately 1.28
Please use the comments to demonstrate your own ignorance, unfamiliarity with empirical data and lack of respect for scientific knowledge. Be sure to create straw men and argue against things I have neither said nor implied. If you could repeat previously discredited memes or steer the conversation into irrelevant, off topic discussions, it would be appreciated. Lastly, kindly forgo all civility in your discourse . . . you are, after all, anonymous.