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24 Million Martyrs

Carlos_7 Wrote: Jan 11, 2013 5:01 PM
"192,000 people entered the workforce in December while only 155,000 jobs were created." Is it just me ... or does that not add up?
mary1174 Wrote: Jan 11, 2013 6:13 PM
You have to learn the new govt. math. It's a little tricky.
restoreliberty Wrote: Jan 11, 2013 5:38 PM
Someone mowed a lawn to buy a 40 and the telephone interviewers at the DOL counted that as having worked that week.

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...