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24 Million Martyrs

Bob62 Wrote: Jan 11, 2013 4:25 PM
Yes Reagan was great and Newt could have done the same for us since he was the guy that did it for Reagan.... BUTTTTT... He was married 3 times!!! Weak... Increasing minimum wage doesn't create jobs, it creates more minimum wage workers and places larger burdens on the companies that offer minimum wage work causing them to hire fewer minimum wage workers and working the remaining workers even harder...

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...