posted on Apr, 22 2011 @ 02:41 AM
Well, who is to blame for this pessimism? Can we hold one person or one group of persons responsible?
Disapproval of Mr. Obama’s handling of the economy has never been broader — at 57 percent of Americans — a warning sign as he begins to set
his sights on re-election in 2012. And a similar percentage disapprove of how Mr. Obama is handling the federal budget deficit, though more disapprove
of the way Republicans in Congress are.
It is all economic this pessimism. It is not a matter of declining morals or lack of spirit in the American people but economic woes at the base of
this low mood. Is there anything else that might be bothering the people? Is there something else that may be putting them in a sour mood?
The nationwide telephone survey was conducted Friday through Wednesday with 1,224 adults and has a margin of sampling error of plus or minus three
Ha! That probably contributes to it. Myself personally, I have little patience for the phone ringing and finding it is some sort of poll taker. I
would stay on the line, perhaps, and answer their question because at least it was not another telemarketer that thinks I live to dash after a ringing
phone to listen to their sales pitch, at dinner time when they are more likely to call because they know they can more likely find one at home
Was it this bad or worse two years ago? What was different then? Oh, yeah. OK, well, maybe it's just that the honeymoon is over..Or did a honeymoon
ever take place?
(visit the link for the full news article)
edit on 22-4-2011 by Erongaricuaro because: (no reason given)