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

RoyClinton Wrote: Feb 22, 2013 11:55 AM
This is the type of propaganda that has been used by the mainstream media successfully during the 2012 presidential. They convinced people that the economy was getting better, whereas it wasn't. Sadly, though, the people on wall street also peddled that lie to make money on stocks. The truth is that the economy is terrible.
Marie150 Wrote: Feb 22, 2013 8:55 PM
Yes investors should be on the side of America. Not always ready to take advantage monetarily of every situation. Money people should love God, family and country before they love money. But I think they just love money and could care less if America goes down the tubes while they profit in the short term.
Marie150 Wrote: Feb 22, 2013 8:57 PM
And by down the tubes I mean loss of freedom and justice to become some third rate bureaucratic dicatorship.
renny4 Wrote: Feb 22, 2013 12:56 PM
Wall Street has always love the Dems. who have pumped more money into it than the other guys.

DoctorRoy Wrote: Feb 22, 2013 12:19 PM
Colonialgirl Wrote: Feb 22, 2013 12:29 PM
If he was, He's probably deny it; Who want to be related to that serial woman molesting pervert and liar?
DoctorRoy Wrote: Feb 22, 2013 12:50 PM
Well then this is just for you, Pam. Let me ask you something, though. When the Secret Service agent follows Lady Gaga down the catwalk to where the Clinton's are standing you think he was protecting Bubba from Lady Gaga or the other way around?
True Conservative! Wrote: Feb 22, 2013 2:18 PM
Vieteravet Wrote: Feb 23, 2013 1:25 AM
Maybe that's why Gaga gained so much weight, she knows Bubba likes'em chubby!

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,...