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Originally posted by Gazrok
Temporary insanity, is the only reason I'll accept...
Originally posted by Bout Time
Look at friends & family - how many folks do you know out of work? Mine is the 'hyper' experience because we normally get 30 to 50 desktop support or help desk assignments per month, so I constantly see peoples hardships.
I know from family ( sister & grandmother ) about $900 a month COBRA insurance payments while searching for work AND what Dr.Diickhead's latest and greatest prescription costs for my Nana - I pay it.
I know what GM has been battling with the UAW from my father, and the screws being applied to a 30 year employee.
So yes, politics is a great thing to watch as a spectator sport. But before you place your bets, survey the ones you know & love to see how things have actually shaked out.
Originally posted by Thomas Crowne
Intrestingly enough, I read a short explanation of how the democrats play with the numbers, using different scales and mismatch them to get the numbers they want.
The Bush administration, under fire for its handling of the economy, has quietly killed off a Labor Department program that tracked mass layoffs by U.S. companies.
Originally posted by Bout Time someone whose been out of work so long that their unemployment has run out and the benefits extension has run out....is still unemployed, right? Those folks ( in the millions ) drop off from the tabulation of the unemployment statistics!!