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Economy Shrinks Due to Military Cuts

JJoe Wrote: Jan 30, 2013 2:58 PM
According to Bernake, the economic contraction is due to the weather. Climate change is responsible for the Obama economy. Yeah, that's it. Works every time!
Carlos_7 Wrote: Jan 30, 2013 3:02 PM
They are all idiots on that side :-)
psydoc Wrote: Jan 30, 2013 3:01 PM
Of course it is, nothing is Ø's, or the democrats' fault. [/sarcasm]
A release from the Bureau of Economic Analysis today surprised analysts when the top-line number showed that the economy shrunk in the last quarter of 2013 by a slight 0.1%. While small, it was unexpected. This marks the first time the American economy has shrunk since the end of the 2008 recession.

Real gross domestic product -- the output of goods and services produced by labor and property located in the United States -- decreased at an annual rate of 0.1 percent in the fourth quarter of 2012 (that is, from the third quarter to the...