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Creative Use of Jobs as Prop in Obama Comedy Hour

rightmostofthetime Wrote: Apr 06, 2013 3:07 PM
Let's add into this mix the fact that Obama has decided the best thing we can do for the economy is ......... wait for it .............. loosen the restrictions for getting mortgages! Yep, let's make it easier for people to get a mortgage and then not be able to make the payments. That will certainly improve the economy. Or could that possibly be what triggered this mess in the first place? Nah, couldn't be. Let's get going on those mortgages.
NewJAl Wrote: Apr 07, 2013 12:09 AM
Barney Frank, with others, were responsible for pressuring banks to loan to people who could not support a mortgage. Acorn helped and bankers were, personally, pressured.
So here we go again.
Insanity is doing the same thing and expecting a different outcome.
Of course, if you want to destroy the economy, doing the same thing will have the predictable result.

The number of people employed in the United States dropped by 496,000 in March, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, yet somehow, miraculously, the unemployment rate dropped a full basis point from 7.7 percent to 7.6 percent.

That’s because while the White House, the media and assorted economists kept saying “Hooray! Things are FINALLY getting better- and this time we MEAN it,” another 663,000 people dropped out of the workforce.

It’s amazing how discouraged people are during the Greatest Recovery Ever, led by the Greatest Chief Executive since Jon Corzine took over MF Global.

“Consumer confidence tumbled in March,”...