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leftstreet Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-07-11 11:43 PM
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1. Sad to K&R

This is just so wrong. No politician, not a Republican or a Democrat, should be claiming there's a 'job recovery.' Even Orwell would have put a little more effort into the newspeak
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  -Talk about cooking the unemployment stats MadHound  Jan-07-11 11:37 PM   #0 
  - Sad to K&R  leftstreet   Jan-07-11 11:43 PM   #1 
  - Eight million jobs are needed to erase the "bikini graph" -- and that's not counting the ones we  Brickbat   Jan-07-11 11:45 PM   #2 
  - kick  emilyg   Jan-07-11 11:51 PM   #3 
  - No  ProSense   Jan-07-11 11:51 PM   #4 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-08-11 12:04 AM   #5 
  - That's funny  ProSense   Jan-08-11 12:21 AM   #10 
     - Cute, but again off the mark  MadHound   Jan-08-11 12:26 AM   #12 
        - Are you joking?  ProSense   Jan-08-11 12:32 AM   #13 
           - Exactly,  MadHound   Jan-08-11 07:43 AM   #22 
  - January's figures will tell the tale about the December job increases -  lynne   Jan-08-11 12:05 AM   #6 
  - Are we 99ers part of that "discouraged " crowd?  thecrow   Jan-08-11 12:15 AM   #7 
  - Apparently that's the only real plan this administration has  MadHound   Jan-08-11 12:17 AM   #8 
  - I know several 99ers  somone   Jan-08-11 12:18 AM   #9 
  - 99ers march on Washington -  TBF   Jan-08-11 07:51 AM   #23 
  - 99er are accounted.  Statistical   Jan-08-11 11:14 AM   #39 
     - Got a link to something that interprets the meaning of this?  thecrow   Jan-08-11 04:40 PM   #47 
  - Kicked and recommended.  woo me with science   Jan-08-11 12:23 AM   #11 
  - Actually, the household survey recorded an increase of 297,000 in employment IN ADDITION to the 260k  BzaDem   Jan-08-11 02:02 AM   #14 
  - KICK FOR TRUTH -- which was in the OP, not the load of horseshit to which I'm replying.  Zhade   Jan-08-11 03:51 AM   #19 
  - See, normally, if you call a post "horseshit," you're at least supposed to identify the part you  BzaDem   Jan-08-11 04:08 AM   #20 
  - If we know we aren't creating enough jobs to keep up with population growth  TheKentuckian   Jan-08-11 08:10 AM   #28 
  - The US economy will not recover until most goods purchased by Americans are made in the US.  AdHocSolver   Jan-08-11 02:03 AM   #15 
  - Adhocsolver, I'm sure most of us wish stores stocked 'made in America' goods  Mimosa   Jan-08-11 03:48 AM   #18 
  - There are new records being set for prople taking early Social Security  eridani   Jan-08-11 02:10 AM   #16 
  - Involuntary 'early retirement'  Mimosa   Jan-08-11 03:42 AM   #17 
  - About a month ago I signed up online to get SS early with the thought  Vinca   Jan-08-11 07:53 AM   #24 
  - Well....  hayseed   Jan-08-11 07:23 AM   #21 
  - situation normal  creon   Jan-08-11 08:01 AM   #25 
  - It is still a form of cooking the books,  MadHound   Jan-08-11 08:04 AM   #26 
     - and Obama doesn't have ownership to this technique either  RegieRocker   Jan-08-11 10:59 AM   #37 
     - yes  creon   Jan-08-11 12:18 PM   #43 
  - gov'ts lie. that includes democratic party govt's.  KG   Jan-08-11 08:09 AM   #27 
  - This has nothing to do with Obama it has  RegieRocker   Jan-08-11 08:43 AM   #29 
  - Ah, so since we've been "cooking the books forever" it's OK to continue to do so?  MadHound   Jan-08-11 09:36 AM   #31 
     - Hell no  RegieRocker   Jan-08-11 10:35 AM   #32 
     - I'm guessing you think he's a SEKRIT MUSLIN too.  Arkana   Jan-08-11 10:37 AM   #33 
        - I'm guessing you're deliberately jumping to outrageous conclusions,  MadHound   Jan-08-11 10:48 AM   #34 
        - You're post stinks of incomprehension  RegieRocker   Jan-08-11 10:53 AM   #36 
           - Actually this tactic of using the people  MadHound   Jan-08-11 12:18 PM   #42 
        - What the hell are you talking about?  RegieRocker   Jan-08-11 10:49 AM   #35 
           - Take a look--I wasn't responding to you.  Arkana   Jan-08-11 12:39 PM   #44 
              - my bad....sorry  RegieRocker   Jan-08-11 03:07 PM   #45 
  - THANKS NAFTA  timo   Jan-08-11 08:45 AM   #30 
  - How would you calculate the number?  Still a Democrat   Jan-08-11 11:08 AM   #38 
  - I suspect President Obama of being ...  GeorgeGist   Jan-08-11 11:20 AM   #40 
  - You're confused about the numbers, MadHound  Still a Democrat   Jan-08-11 11:20 AM   #41 
  - k&r  Liberal_in_LA   Jan-08-11 03:25 PM   #46 

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