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24 Million Martyrs

Bob62 Wrote: Jan 11, 2013 4:16 PM
"without thought or conscience" I think means: "they don't know they are supporting a political agenda"... simply doing what they are told without a second thought... This is common in both the Public and Private sectors... Marie may not be the brightest bulb in the string, but she deserves her due..

I wish Obama and the Democrats could be as passionate about jobs as they are about, say, the contents of Happy Meals. Or the dust from cement factories. Or the habitat of the red-cockaded woodpecker.

While the wizard of DC remains a master of illusion and delusion, focusing everyone’s attention on the man behind the curtain- and his 20 Little Martyrs- the jobless recovery now enters its fifth year with no signs that hiring will be picking up soon.

So instead of worrying about the peckers, I wonder about the 12 million martyrs who remain unemployed. And the 3.6...