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What's the deal with 'Made in the USA'?

I guess it was instilled in me as a child. I watched my Mom pick up an item, flip the tag over, thoroughly inspect the label for those magic words, and put it down if it didn't have them.  I honestly never understood that until lately.  She was way before her time. Do I have plenty of foreign-made products in my closet?  Sure.  Will I never ever buy another foreign-made product in my life?  Probably not.  I know these products were made by people who need jobs, too.  Honestly, some products may be even better foreign made.  Hello, I drive a 4Runner & I'm obsessed with it.  However, there are so many reasons to support American-made products for so many different...

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