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Calling All Young Men…Get off the Sofa and Into the Game

Gus85 Wrote: Jun 03, 2012 10:06 AM
BV's behaviour is the positive ethical future of sophonts ....... R1664's advice sounds like that from a typical cowherd member repeating the mantra that has been drilled into the herd by the slavemasters .... 99guspuppet

A piece this week on the portion of Americans working in their prime received a lot of attention, but the fact of the matter is that this is a trend that has gone turbo over the last few years. The author noted that the participation has declined to 75.7% for 25-54 year olds down from pre-recession level of 80%. These are people that have simply dropped out of the job market. While it skews the unemployment rate to a more flattering number, it has a truly devastating impact on the economy and on the individuals that find the sofa more appealing...