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A Couple of Thoughts On President Obama

AGirlNamedAllison Wrote: Oct 07, 2012 8:40 AM
Contrived implies a lie, and they are not a lie. Unemployment claims cannot be faked. If you are saying many people are not looking for work right now, perhaps that is so, but that has been occurring for years already.

Oh man, what a week. My thoughts on the debate were pretty much in line with every other two-legged creature roaming the Earth, and my reaction to the blame-game in the aftermath of the Romney victory still brings a smile to my face. Who didn’t enjoy watching Chris Matthews meltdown? I got to accurately call Barack Obama “the nation’s first ‘participation trophy’ President” and point out how he’s “conducted his presidency in bubble-wrap.”

But it wasn’t all fun. The unemployment numbers came out Friday and the rate dropped from 8.1 percent to 7.8 percent. Although that sounds like...

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