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Five Things Media Aren´t Telling
You About Today´s Jobs Numbers

Breitbat´s Big Journalism, by John Nolte

Original Article

Posted By:brianod1, 8/3/2013 8:32:05 AM

Using anti-science exuberance, for the last few days, the media have pom-pommed someone´s ethereal projection that the economy had created 200,000 or so jobs in July. The fact that our media would consider 200,000 jobs (which hardly keeps up with population growth) worthy of pom-poms is grotesque enough. Even more appalling is spinning manufactured positive news-cycles for President Obama based on proven nonsense like the ADP´s jobs projections.

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If the recession ended in June 2009, why is this still called "recovery" instead of what it is - Obama´s dismal economy?

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: dallasdude, 8/3/2013 8:41:19 AM     (No. 9456159)

When unemployment drops .2% because people quit looking for work~that should be the story. Period...........

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Blue-Z-Anna, 8/3/2013 8:51:28 AM     (No. 9456181)

No one has ´quit looking for work´, they have just quit receiving unemployment benefits.

Big,big difference.

The unemployment rate is everyone over 18 years of age minus those who have a job.

It´s about 35%.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Country Boy, 8/3/2013 8:53:58 AM     (No. 9456183)

Worst. President. Ever.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: pilot222, 8/3/2013 9:39:21 AM     (No. 9456271)

In my heart I know he hates America, the capitalist system and individual freedoms. This makes him a trator and grounds to impeach. But, who is in line but the dumbest politician breathing so I guess we are really stuck

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Pearson365, 8/3/2013 9:39:22 AM     (No. 9456272)

"Obama´s economic record is a disaster..."

As are Obama´s energy record, his International record, his nationalized health care record, his immigration record and every other record that are turning the country into Detroit.

But he does give great private parties, take incredibly expensive and startlingly frequent vacations, lies with ease and his golf game is improving. Shouldn´t these be enough?


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Reply 6 - Posted by: realrep, 8/3/2013 10:04:21 AM     (No. 9456317)

Bingo to #4!

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Reply 7 - Posted by: snakeoil, 8/3/2013 10:47:30 AM     (No. 9456387)

Many of these jobs are part time. Which means you would have to have two of them to get full time pay. And neither have any benefits.

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