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GainesT1958 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Mar-09-04 04:04 PM
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14. Well, over 8 million "officially" unemployed...
Sounds like one HELLUVA lot of "lagging" to me! :mad:

If it didn't concern Dub & Co., why would they look to count "McJobs" as "manufacturing" jobs? That's about as plastic as your typical "Happy Meal" toy! :grr:

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  -I'm so tired of hearing this line: "Jobs are a lagging indicator" bluestateguy  Mar-09-04 03:50 PM   #0 
  - If That's True Ask Them If They Bought Bush's Bullshit  Beetwasher   Mar-09-04 03:52 PM   #1 
  - As long as *'s poll numbers are lagging.  Skidmore   Mar-09-04 03:53 PM   #2 
  - You got it in One!  JHB   Mar-09-04 03:54 PM   #3 
  - Hold it-I thought "the Stockmarket is NOT the economy"  underpants   Mar-09-04 03:57 PM   #6 
     - It is to the "Investing Class" and that ain't the  Skidmore   Mar-09-04 04:01 PM   #10 
  - Well as one who has been unemployed...  Bluzmann57   Mar-09-04 03:55 PM   #4 
  - Same here  livetohike   Mar-09-04 04:03 PM   #13 
  - I just love the "It's not the deficit it's the % of defict to GDP" line  underpants   Mar-09-04 03:55 PM   #5 
  - I just returned from Office Depot and 2 people in their 50's looking  loftycity   Mar-09-04 03:57 PM   #7 
  - Why don't they just say what they mean  BabsSong   Mar-09-04 03:58 PM   #8 
  - Even that they dispute. I'm talking with the man on the moon who says...  Touchdown   Mar-09-04 03:59 PM   #9 
  - bullcrap!  blueknight   Mar-09-04 04:01 PM   #11 
     - They're in full blaming the victim mode...  Touchdown   Mar-09-04 04:24 PM   #17 
  - Gives a whole new meaning to the word "lagging", no?  Jacobin   Mar-09-04 04:02 PM   #12 
  - Well, over 8 million "officially" unemployed...  GainesT1958   Mar-09-04 04:04 PM   #14 
  - Jobs are a lagging indicator only of ...  damnraddem   Mar-09-04 04:11 PM   #15 
  - Sure, the Soviets used that one all the time defending their 5 year plans  tom_paine   Mar-09-04 04:20 PM   #16 
  - Lagging indicator?  LiberalEconomist   Mar-09-04 04:33 PM   #18 
     - Direct link to the definitions....  RichardRay   Mar-09-04 05:15 PM   #20 
  - Hit them with, "Have you seen the Producer Price Index?"......  ParanoidPat   Mar-09-04 05:02 PM   #19 

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