....about those dismal August unemployment numbers. Zero net jobs created means not only that the economy is not recovering, but rather also that "the economy" has fallen another 150,000 jobs behind in job creation--that's about how many people enter working age each year. These 150,000 people are of course not counted in the official 9.1% unemployment rate, since they've never been employed and therefore can not collect unemployment benefits.
Hope and change. I'd like mine back, thank you very much, and after five trillion bucks in spendumore waste, I think it's time to admit that the Keynesian multiplier for government spending is far less than one when Dear Leader insists on throwing money down the toilet on things like Solyndra and rail transit.
Gita in the deep south. - Gita is cyclone Gita, which has done a considerable amount of damage in the Pacific. This lead to the usual panic on the TV. We looked at the weather forec...
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