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I think you do better when you cut and paste stories with links and provide no opinion. Sorry but , it is abundantly clear you have NO CLUE about the devastating economic policies of the Bush era.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the number of unemployed was nearly 6.0 million in January 2001 and 6.9 million in September 2006. The unemployment rate was 4.2% in January 2001, 4.6% in September 2006,
Originally posted by kinda kurious
reply to post by RoofMonkey
I was responding to the OP who falsely claimed that Unemployment was near "Zero."
I provided concrete facts to refute that.
Your data is slightly skewed. First the Dept of Labor does NOT reference any chart or data to make your case.
The other nonsense about Container ships and Soros is simply psycho babble.
If in fact Unemployment rate did continue to rise as you so claim without hard data, it would further stand to repudiate the OP's claim that it was at or near zero. Thanks for helping me make my case. Facts ARE facts.
I hope the President and his family enjoy a well deserved vacation. I've vacationed there in the past and the "Black Dog" ha one of the best burgers on the island.
[edit on 25-8-2009 by kinda kurious]
In The Audacity of Hope, Barack Obama tells an amusing story about his first tour through downstate Illinois, when he had the audacity to order Dijon mustard on his cheeseburger at a TGI Friday's.