In response to:

This Won’t End End Well: Obama Giveth X and Taketh Away 7.6 Percent More

PhillupSpace2 Wrote: Mar 09, 2013 12:01 AM
There is always one Elephant in the room, John. But for my friends here I will apply my xray vision and light my magic lantern. There it is! Let me see now, UNEMPLOYMENT IS DOWN!!!!! BUT GUESS WHAT: EMPLOYMENT AIN'T UP!!! How do you splain that kind of recovery?

Unemployment at six week low! Manufacturing hits one-and-a-half year high! Dollar trades at six-month-high! North Sea oil offered at three-month low! Oil rises to two month high! Treasury bond yield hits one-month low on fears over Italy! Sun rises fastest in last 23 hours and 50…ah…err…um…ahem….

OK; scratch that last one because unlike the other new highs or lows trumpeted by the press in our real-life examples, the LAST one is just SILLY.

The others are silly too, but they are more than just silly; they are deceptive. And they mean to be deceptive too.

Let’s look...