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Obama Hypocrisy Index Picks up Steam

Beeblebrox Wrote: Dec 08, 2012 8:16 AM
Well, there was that guy who just won the Lottery so he stopped looking for work on purpose. Otherwise, if you are of working age and don't have a job and are not on unemployment benies then you have fallen off the U3 stat. But you're still on the U6. The U6 is the real unemployment number which is currently 14.4%.

What a difference a few month makes.

Last month we were told by a fawning news media how great things were. The economy was a little engine that could.  And the declining unemployment rate was touted in headlines as significant progress toward economic recovery.

Unemployment rate falls to 7.8% in September, reported the Washington Post- a four-year low...”nearly”… whatever “nearly” means.

“The nation’s jobless rate dropped to its lowest point in nearly four years in September. And unlike some recent declines, this one happened for the right reason: not because people gave up looking for a job, but...

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