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Gross Misconceptions

Lois142 Wrote: Nov 07, 2012 12:06 PM
Birdfighter, the only thing we have is prayer, at this point. Don't give that up. I'm with you, though, I'd much rather watch reruns of now-defunct soap operas than follow what I expect to be disheartening news and disgusting realities.
This country is at a historic crossroads, and the path we choose can determine our future far beyond the next four years. Our children and grandchildren may someday bless us or curse us for what we do this Tuesday. Against that background, it is painful to see the petty talking points and gross misconceptions that seem to dominate this year's election campaign.

Take the question of jobs. How many times have we heard about how many jobs have been added during the Obama administration? Yet few people bother to find out whether these are net additions to jobs -- which is...