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It Can Now be Revealed — the President’s Real Name

old progrmr2 Wrote: Oct 07, 2013 12:52 PM
Much of what you say is true, but now just look at the tens of thousands of good paying jobs in the Southern, right-to-work states Auto builders like BMW (SC), Mercedes (AL), Hyundai/Kia (AL), Volkswagen (TN), Honda (OH), Toyota (TX, KY, TN), Nissan (TN); plus dozens of transplant suppliers (ZF, Getrag, Bosch, Siemens, etc., etc. More Americans employed making these "foreign" nameplates than building the old Big Three. Lazy, incompetent management (Roger B Smith!) doomed the Big Three. They caved to Union demands and then focused on cost cutting and abusing their vendors (Lopez!) rather than product and quality. The Big Three (except maybe Ford) really committed suicide.

On the first Friday of each month, the financial markets, the mainstream media, and, in fact, the whole world eagerly await the U.S. monthly jobs report. 

Tony Slydini, Doug Henning, Ricky Jay, Warren and Annabelle, and even Harry Houdini (some of the greatest magicians of all-time, apologies to others), would be truly proud of the art of misdirection repeatedly achieved by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) and subsequently via the Obama administration. 

In the 1970s, inflation was so rampant — created by the move to fiat currency while totally abandoning the gold standard — that instead of...