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Unemployment Claims Up, but it’s Sunshine for Maddow Blogger-Producer

larsen14 Wrote: Feb 24, 2013 12:29 AM
I read several columns daily on this site and very very rarely do I see anything remotely offensive much less racist. My fear that what some people call racisim, is really the truth. Most people could give a rats a** what color our president is, they care much more at what his policies are doing to this country. Any honest person would have to admit that the president does not care one bit about our 16 trillion dollar debt, all he wants to do is spend and spend on his failed liberal ideas like green energy, and unversial pre-k(which is really universal babysitting). Mnay jobs could be made in our energy sector with oil, natural gas. The american people are suffering like I have never seen in my lifetime, but this guy could care less.

Weekly claims for unemployment rose by 20,000 people last week.

That’s 362,000 workers who now don’t have jobs. And that’s 7,000 more out-of-work persons than economists had predicted- but don’t worry.

Everything is still great for Obama.

Every time we get bad news like this, it just seems to get better and better for Obama.

The Chicago Sun Times says that claims are up, but the good news is that they still suggest “modest hiring.”

MSNBC blogger Steve Benen, who is also a producer for the Rachel Maddow Show, says that claims are up,...