Millions More Jobs Lost – GOP Balks Again

Republicans Urge Delay of Bailout Funds Release GOP lawmakers tell Barney Frank “in the strongest possible terms” to postpone a debate and vote to release the second half of the $700 billion financial bailout package. US loses most jobs since 1945 By Krishna Guha, Andrew Ward and Edward Luce in Washington

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The Media – Nasty Controversy Improves Ratings

Brash, rude and plain insulting; New Yorkers know nasty sells Nasty, brutish and short Clear Your System of Nasty Media Toxins (No Colonics Required!) Comment all you like, but not if you’re an abusive jerk Jerome Corsi: How a Racist, Conspiratorial Crank Became a Top GOP Anti-Obama Point Man The Klan-ternet: Right […]

Job Loss Helps Economy, Great – Now We Have A Displaced Voter Crisis

THE EMPLOYMENT SITUATION: JULY 2008 – Bureau of Labor Statistics

The unemployment rate rose to 5.7 percent, and nonfarm payroll employment continued to trend down in July (-51,000), the Bureau of Labor Statistics of the U.S. Department of Labor reported today. Employment continued to fall in construction, manufacturing, and several service-providing industries, […]