This infographic was published in the Wall Street Journal last week, showing the various records Barack Obama has set during his presidency:
While it is true that there was an economic shock just prior to the election, it is worth remembering that people voted for Obama because he appeared cool, calm, and competent, and because he promised to get the US out of this mess. Instead, he made things much worse.
The Wall Street Journal article is a devastating take down of Obama and his presidency. It should be read in full.