The report today was not good. Unemployment is at 6.7% and 533,000 jobs were lost in November - that's the most in any month since 1974.
“We have gone from recession into something that looks more like collapse,” said Ian Shepherdson, chief domestic economist at High Frequency Economics, referring to the accelerating job losses in recent months.I drew up a quick chart to reflect our economic status, for you visual learners:
The job losses in November far exceeded the 350,000 figure that was the consensus expectation of economists.
Seriously, how does Bush live with himself. Why would he not simply resign in disgrace?
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