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I see that George Savage already posted about this, below, but my eye went to the same headline in the vending machine as I was picking up a cup of coffee this morning:
An unemployment rate of more than nine percent, with another seven percent of workers having dropped out of the labor pool. More than one in six Americans of working age, in other words, either can’t find work or have become so discouraged that they’ve quit trying. And the San Jose Mercury News wants us to feel sorry for a man whose policies have made matters worse?
Hat tip for the headline–the headline for the post, I mean, not the headline on the newspaper–to Ricochet member “tabula rasa,” from whom, frankly, I just plain stole it. Published in