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53. Yeah. They're pretty sick. n/t
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  -Oh my woe is me, the unemployment figures are doc03  Dec-04-09 09:39 AM   #0 
  - Haven't you heard? Any good news is meaningless. You will be informed soon, no doubt. n/t  theophilus   Dec-04-09 09:44 AM   #1 
  - How DARE you post good news.  tridim   Dec-04-09 09:47 AM   #2 
  - Don't forget the other downer  tyne   Dec-04-09 09:51 AM   #3 
  - Oh my I forgot about that one. n/t  doc03   Dec-04-09 09:53 AM   #4 
  - deleted  redqueen   Dec-04-09 10:06 AM   #8 
  - Where is that money coming from? n/t  Subdivisions   Dec-04-09 01:28 PM   #96 
  - It's so cool to be a cynic  treestar   Dec-04-09 11:25 AM   #29 
  - Why do you hate Merca?  NNN0LHI   Dec-04-09 10:02 AM   #5 
  - FLAME!!1111  jpak   Dec-04-09 10:03 AM   #6 
  - deleted  redqueen   Dec-04-09 10:06 AM   #7 
  - Based on what economic data?  jpak   Dec-04-09 10:09 AM   #10 
     - I was conveying the sentiments I'd seen shared elsewhere...  redqueen   Dec-04-09 10:09 AM   #11 
  - There's a lot of people who are hurting.  asdjrocky   Dec-04-09 10:08 AM   #9 
  - Thanks for saying that.  Altoid_Cyclist   Dec-04-09 10:32 AM   #17 
  - No problem at all.  asdjrocky   Dec-04-09 10:36 AM   #20 
  - And reading the negative on DU helps?  janx   Dec-04-09 11:19 AM   #27 
     - Where did I say that I feel better?  Altoid_Cyclist   Dec-04-09 11:40 AM   #39 
        - You didn't say anything that was offensive.  janx   Dec-04-09 11:49 AM   #44 
           - Mea Culpa!  Altoid_Cyclist   Dec-04-09 12:07 PM   #50 
              - Some of us get tired of reading negative posts about  janx   Dec-04-09 12:26 PM   #58 
                 - So, if reality portends some level of doom, then said reality should remain unspoken? Everyone  Subdivisions   Dec-04-09 01:39 PM   #103 
  - Some 15 million at least  tonysam   Dec-04-09 12:22 PM   #56 
  - Employment numbers improving going into the holiday season, who'd a thunk it. nt  Umbral   Dec-04-09 10:23 AM   #12 
  - Unemployment numbers are seasonally adjusted. (nt)  redqueen   Dec-04-09 10:25 AM   #14 
     - wanna bet that these numbers will be adjusted down the road...?  dysfunctional press   Dec-04-09 01:17 PM   #87 
        - Seeing as how the past months numbers have been adjusted downward  redqueen   Dec-04-09 01:32 PM   #99 
  - Honest question: How can add'tl jobs be lost, and yet the unemployment rate go down?  Romulox   Dec-04-09 10:25 AM   #13 
  - The significantly revised the Setp and Oct numbers down without any corrolating  Subdivisions   Dec-04-09 01:26 PM   #95 
  - I would ask you to read the actual report  AllentownJake   Dec-04-09 10:25 AM   #15 
  - I see most revisions of Sept and Oct numbers along with a -11,000 on an  Subdivisions   Dec-04-09 11:08 AM   #23 
  - Always liked you nt  AllentownJake   Dec-04-09 11:11 AM   #24 
  - Thank you =). Like you said, all anyone has to do is read. Or, more like  Subdivisions   Dec-04-09 11:29 AM   #32 
     - It's a psychological game. If people believe the economy is improving,  tonysam   Dec-04-09 12:42 PM   #69 
  - When JOB CREATION bounces upward, then I'll cheer. Right now  tonysam   Dec-04-09 12:41 PM   #66 
  - I read your thread  dana_b   Dec-04-09 01:21 PM   #90 
  - delusional  kentuck   Dec-04-09 10:26 AM   #16 
  - There are still 15 million unemployed and there is not one damned  tonysam   Dec-04-09 10:33 AM   #18 
  - How many new jobs does that .2% increase represent? n/t  Subdivisions   Dec-04-09 10:34 AM   #19 
  - -11,000  AllentownJake   Dec-04-09 10:41 AM   #21 
     - Not quite right  FBaggins   Dec-04-09 11:31 AM   #35 
        - Would you please flesh that out a bit... links, analysis? Thanks. n/t  Subdivisions   Dec-04-09 11:40 AM   #40 
           - Sure  FBaggins   Dec-04-09 12:56 PM   #76 
              - I once never thought I would be interested in this stuff. Now, each  Subdivisions   Dec-04-09 01:15 PM   #85 
  - It must be that jobs summit the Prez held yesterday. Damn, that was fast work!  Kahuna   Dec-04-09 10:49 AM   #22 
  - Like clockwork, the doomers are now here to piss on the good news.  tridim   Dec-04-09 11:15 AM   #25 
  - Gee, then I guess all of us out there who are still in trouble should just stfu huh?  Raineyb   Dec-04-09 11:15 AM   #26 
  - shouldn't you be cheered up by the prospect of improvement?  treestar   Dec-04-09 11:24 AM   #28 
  - I'm unemployed and am ecstatic at just the reversal of the trend.  tridim   Dec-04-09 11:27 AM   #30 
  - Amen. I am self employed and business is way down  treestar   Dec-04-09 11:31 AM   #34 
  - What trend? That job losses have stemmed? Whoop-dee-doo.  tonysam   Dec-04-09 12:39 PM   #64 
     - How can that be a bad thing?  treestar   Dec-04-09 01:11 PM   #79 
     - I think that's what he wants.  tridim   Dec-04-09 01:14 PM   #84 
     - Yes, stopping the job losses is a trend.  tridim   Dec-04-09 01:13 PM   #81 
  - An actual job would be what would cheer me up..  Fumesucker   Dec-04-09 11:33 AM   #36 
  - But job increases are more likely is job losses stem  treestar   Dec-04-09 01:12 PM   #80 
  - I read somewhere yesterday where 24 states are seeking to borrow  Subdivisions   Dec-04-09 11:39 AM   #38 
     - It'll be YEARS before the economy is back on track, but Obama  tonysam   Dec-04-09 12:37 PM   #63 
        - You're just lying now.  tridim   Dec-04-09 12:45 PM   #72 
  - Well, if McCain had won  JonQ   Dec-04-09 11:45 AM   #43 
  - but...but...we should be at 100% employment by now!  Bobbie Jo   Dec-04-09 11:28 AM   #31 
  - This is not the change I voted for!  treestar   Dec-04-09 01:14 PM   #82 
  - Link please?  Nikki Stone1   Dec-04-09 11:30 AM   #33 
  - It is clear the job losses have stemmed  taught_me_patience   Dec-04-09 11:34 AM   #37 
  - Good point, taught_me_patience. While there are clearly less people applying  Subdivisions   Dec-04-09 11:56 AM   #45 
  - It's a bunch of PR b.s. which is designed to help people feel more confident  tonysam   Dec-04-09 12:15 PM   #54 
     - Are you against the recovery?  tridim   Dec-04-09 12:44 PM   #71 
        - Looks to me like he's against being fed bogus propaganda that is  Subdivisions   Dec-04-09 01:22 PM   #91 
           - The trend is in the right direction. Period.  tridim   Dec-04-09 01:25 PM   #94 
              - So, you interpret revising down the numbers for the two previous months as  Subdivisions   Dec-04-09 01:32 PM   #98 
                 - Then why are you campaigning against recovery on DU?  tridim   Dec-04-09 01:36 PM   #101 
                    - I'm not campaigning for collapse. I'm simply bringing awareness  Subdivisions   Dec-04-09 01:50 PM   #107 
  - I demand that Tim Geithner be fired immediately.  HiFructosePronSyrup   Dec-04-09 11:42 AM   #41 
  - Please show how Geithner did a good job re: the jobs situation. n/t  Subdivisions   Dec-04-09 11:57 AM   #46 
  - After some of the tricks they've pulled I will remain skeptical  JonQ   Dec-04-09 11:44 AM   #42 
  - And isn't it convenient that today's report boosted certain ecomonic indicators  Subdivisions   Dec-04-09 12:00 PM   #47 
     - Yep  JonQ   Dec-04-09 12:01 PM   #49 
        - Well, they sure created or save lots of jobs in this report from Sept and Oct:  Subdivisions   Dec-04-09 12:11 PM   #51 
           - Amazing  JonQ   Dec-04-09 12:27 PM   #59 
              - Don't get me wrong. This isn't about President Obama AFAIAC. He's only  Subdivisions   Dec-04-09 12:32 PM   #61 
  - Don't you love people that have an almost sexual-type desire and urge to see the economy collapse?  tjwash   Dec-04-09 12:01 PM   #48 
  - I betcha they're buying stock too ! Nothing like scaring others out to buy low !  RagAss   Dec-04-09 12:14 PM   #52 
  - buying stock with what, exactly...?  dysfunctional press   Dec-04-09 01:20 PM   #89 
  - Yeah. They're pretty sick. n/t  Subdivisions   Dec-04-09 12:15 PM   #53 
  - Who wants it to collapse? What nonsense!  tonysam   Dec-04-09 12:17 PM   #55 
  - But you're not allowed to look at facts. Looking at facts gets you labeled.  Subdivisions   Dec-04-09 12:30 PM   #60 
     - As I've said, if companies were hiring, it would truly be good news, but  tonysam   Dec-04-09 12:35 PM   #62 
        - Well, it will be very difficult for them to "revise" the Nov number down in  Subdivisions   Dec-04-09 12:42 PM   #68 
        - It means recovery  treestar   Dec-04-09 01:17 PM   #86 
  - Not me. I have a TIAA-CREF retirement fund...  freddie mertz   Dec-04-09 01:04 PM   #78 
  - Glad to hear you are recovering some, Freddie!  janx   Dec-04-09 01:20 PM   #88 
     - It could have been much, much worse.  freddie mertz   Dec-04-09 01:25 PM   #93 
  - Pointing out when something is happening is not the same  JonQ   Dec-04-09 03:05 PM   #109 
  - The numbers are still pretty grim.  freddie mertz   Dec-04-09 12:23 PM   #57 
  - We are coming out of the worst economic climate since the great depression...  redqueen   Dec-04-09 12:39 PM   #65 
  - I am not spinning it one way or the other.  freddie mertz   Dec-04-09 12:51 PM   #73 
     - I'm amazed that you're not even aware of what you  redqueen   Dec-04-09 12:55 PM   #75 
        - I am not a natural optimist, I'll admit.  freddie mertz   Dec-04-09 01:01 PM   #77 
        - That's what blows my mind too.  tridim   Dec-04-09 01:23 PM   #92 
  - Grimmer than what - January's numbers?  jpak   Dec-04-09 12:41 PM   #67 
  - It's still very bad.  freddie mertz   Dec-04-09 12:53 PM   #74 
  - stock market sold off 200 points  natrat   Dec-04-09 12:43 PM   #70 
  - What is Obama going to do about you feeling better? Easy: War Escalation.  SemiCharmedQuark   Dec-04-09 01:14 PM   #83 
  - How about under-promising and over-delivering for a change?  girl gone mad   Dec-04-09 01:29 PM   #97 
  - These job numbers were much better than projected.  tridim   Dec-04-09 01:35 PM   #100 
     - Better than who projected?  girl gone mad   Dec-04-09 01:37 PM   #102 
        - Yes, better than projected.  tridim   Dec-04-09 01:40 PM   #104 
           - Aw, why do you hate intellectual dishonesty? (nt)  redqueen   Dec-04-09 01:41 PM   #105 
              - I'm thinking about starting up DoomerUnderground.com for all these Chicken Littles.  tridim   Dec-04-09 01:47 PM   #106 
  - "Temporary holiday jobs in retail and other sectors, a slowdown in layoffs"....  Junkdrawer   Dec-04-09 01:53 PM   #108 
  - I believe those were called "McJobs"  JonQ   Dec-04-09 08:53 PM   #110 
  - getting smacked with a 2X4 instead of a 2X6...  upi402   Dec-04-09 09:01 PM   #111 
  - Obama has been prez less than a year, economy is lagging indicator, so thank bush  The Straight Story   Dec-04-09 09:02 PM   #112 
  - It's Christmas time, cheer up. Things will get worse again in January.  Fire_Medic_Dave   Dec-04-09 09:36 PM   #113 
 

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