Category Archives: Recession

No More Unemployment Benefits for Out of Work

If you happen to be one of the long term out of work, then you may become just another statistic, unfortunately. And, if you see the official figures that the economy is improving, especially in your state, but you still … Continue reading

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What the Heck Is A Jobless Recovery?

Isn’t the term “jobless recovery” an oxymoron? I mean, how absurd is that? It’s like Fig Newtons without the figs (the company just changed the name to “Newtons,” there’s apparently little to no figs in them anymore). And so, there … Continue reading

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Obama’s Plan Leaving Millions of Unemployed Dejected

It just does’t seem to end, the employment situation in this country, that is. It’s not surprising, however, since there is no plan to create an economic recovery in the future, at all. None of the candidates have a plan … Continue reading

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What Are People Eating to Survive in the Economic Crisis?

I came across an article in an online news journal about what people are eating to survive in this economic crisis. It’s both sickening and sad.  It has a 30 minute video in the article that really shows the depths … Continue reading

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Are Banks Really Losing Money On Foreclosures?

You hear a lot about the housing market and foreclosures and how bad it is.  Real estate agents talk about how more people are renting now, it’s easier to rent a house than sell it.  I wanted to post about … Continue reading

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Obama Is On Recovery Fantasy Island

After watching MSNBC tonight and hearing President Obama say “the recovery that we’re on” was just too much to take.  I was waiting to here “de plane boss, de plane.” I guess Obama is continuing to ignore the latest figures … Continue reading

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Economic Rehab Can Take A Long Time?

In watching the news tonight it’s obvious what I’ve been saying for a while:  There is no recovery, never was.  The Obama administration has been lying about it so they look good.  But, you can only hide that for so … Continue reading

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Job Figures Show The Recovery Is A Big Hoax

I was reading an article in the Huff post, syndicated from Reuters, that U.S. private employers only added a paltry 38,000 jobs last month.  It was based on a report that showed much weaker-than-expected figures for employment.  The figures for … Continue reading

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