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ClarkUSA Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jun-05-09 12:19 PM
Response to Reply #7
8. How so? The OP is both nuanced and balanced. Your one-liners are misguided.
Edited on Fri Jun-05-09 12:33 PM by ClarkUSA
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  -NYT: Rate of Job Losses Slowed Significantly In May (Smallest Number Since Last September) ClarkUSA  Jun-05-09 10:07 AM   #0 
  - Just wait for the GM fallout....  PassingFair   Jun-05-09 10:09 AM   #1 
  - If I'm in a car headed towards a cliff, I'll take "the car is slowing down" as a positive,  Occam Bandage   Jun-05-09 10:11 AM   #2 
  - If your strapped into it with no way out, it won't make any difference.  PassingFair   Jun-05-09 10:14 AM   #3 
     - Depends on the speed and location of the cliff, doesn't it? nt  Occam Bandage   Jun-05-09 10:31 AM   #5 
     - PHYSICS FAIL  Teaser   Jun-05-09 01:01 PM   #10 
        - It wasn't my silly analogy to begin with.*  PassingFair   Jun-05-09 01:17 PM   #16 
           - Improvement in the first derivative of the joblessness rate is still improvement.  Occam Bandage   Jun-05-09 01:46 PM   #22 
              - derivatives are what got us into this mess. I don't trust them. First, second, or unregulated  Teaser   Jun-05-09 02:31 PM   #26 
                 - lol nt  Occam Bandage   Jun-05-09 06:40 PM   #29 
  - The IAW isn't complaining so why are you? For people I know, this is good news.  ClarkUSA   Jun-05-09 10:26 AM   #4 
  - For you...  PassingFair   Jun-05-09 11:18 AM   #7 
  - How so? The OP is both nuanced and balanced. Your one-liners are misguided.  ClarkUSA   Jun-05-09 12:19 PM   #8 
     - You don't think that the coming tsumi of job losses that are heading our way...  PassingFair   Jun-05-09 12:49 PM   #9 
        - You're ignoring the fact that job losses have been slowing each month for the past four months.  ClarkUSA   Jun-05-09 01:02 PM   #11 
        - I see I can stop looking up who the "IAW" is...  PassingFair   Jun-05-09 01:05 PM   #12 
           - Get over yourself. I corrected my typo before you even posted your reply.  ClarkUSA   Jun-05-09 01:10 PM   #13 
           - Wait a week. n/t  PassingFair   Jun-05-09 01:15 PM   #15 
              - What's your point?  ClarkUSA   Jun-05-09 01:26 PM   #18 
                 - This is my point:  PassingFair   Jun-05-09 01:40 PM   #20 
                    - That kind of conjecture doesn't mean that other sectors of the labor market aren't improving.  ClarkUSA   Jun-05-09 01:56 PM   #23 
                       - I live in Michigan. I KNOW people in the UAW. They are NOT what you could call "happy".  PassingFair   Jun-05-09 04:15 PM   #28 
                          - Creative editing aside, I said "the UAW is very happy that GM isn't completely going belly-up"...  ClarkUSA   Jun-06-09 07:46 AM   #32 
                             - You said they weren't complaining.  PassingFair   Jun-07-09 11:18 AM   #38 
                                - lol! Moving the goalposts again? That's right, the UAW isn't complaining.  ClarkUSA   Jun-07-09 11:39 AM   #40 
                                   - I hear them complaining at every dem meeting I go to here in the Detroit area.  PassingFair   Jun-07-09 03:48 PM   #41 
                                      - Color me skeptical given your obvious bias and known history of creative editing.  ClarkUSA   Jun-08-09 07:47 AM   #44 
           - Yep  spoony   Jun-06-09 08:10 AM   #34 
        - What job losses are expected from GM and Chrysler?  high density   Jun-05-09 01:24 PM   #17 
           - Thousands, hundreds of thousands if you count the dealerships that are closing as well.  PassingFair   Jun-05-09 01:35 PM   #19 
              - Um, no. Your "hundreds of thousands" number is based on worst-case speculation as per your link.  ClarkUSA   Jun-05-09 02:11 PM   #25 
  - I mean UAW.  ClarkUSA   Jun-05-09 01:13 PM   #14 
  - Yeah, just wait until the GM fallout  DrToast   Jun-05-09 10:43 AM   #6 
     - Basically since they were going under in the first place. But people don't get that. n/t  vaberella   Jun-08-09 02:23 AM   #43 
  - K&R  Raine1967   Jun-05-09 01:45 PM   #21 
  - I expect the job losses to stop in a couple of months, we'll either barely miss or barely go over 10  Qot   Jun-05-09 01:59 PM   #24 
  - Thanks for your totally baseless reply. Oh, and welcome to DU. Really.  ClarkUSA   Jun-05-09 02:42 PM   #27 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Jun-05-09 08:18 PM   #30 
     - LOL...what was that about?  DrToast   Jun-05-09 08:23 PM   #31 
        - You got me. Whatever it was, it was a fail.  ClarkUSA   Jun-06-09 07:49 AM   #33 
  - JOB LOSS NUMBER WAS SMALLER DUE TO UE BENEFITS ENDING!!!!! U6 rate increased....  uponit7771   Jun-06-09 08:17 AM   #35 
  - The blogger's opinion at your link seemed purely speculative, not factually definitive.  ClarkUSA   Jun-06-09 08:37 AM   #36 
  - You have no idea what you're talking about  DrToast   Jun-07-09 11:26 AM   #39 
  - DOOMandGLOOM  Uzybone   Jun-06-09 11:43 AM   #37 
  - Seriously how many more jobs are there left to cut in this country?  avaistheone1   Jun-08-09 02:19 AM   #42 

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