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Economy Shrinks Due to Military Cuts

Kyll-Why-T Wrote: Jan 30, 2013 1:30 PM
No need to wait, go ahead and get a job now. I would imagine there's plenty of jobs that fit your skill set down there in the deep south.........Grill Technician (Mc Donald's), Customer Service Representative (Wal-Mart greeter), Sanitary Utensil Specialist (Applebee's dishwasher), etc. Don't let that pesky 40 hour work week scare you off, there'll still be plenty of time for drinkin' shine and Klan rallies on the weekends.
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...