Archive for May 25th, 2010

If Only the Onion Were the Real News »

A satirical news clip from the Onion is titled: “Obama To Create 17 New Jobs By Resigning And Finally Opening That Restaurant.” The irony is that, of course, the economy would in fact thrive much better if such politicians spent their time in the private sector, creating wealth, rather than in the public sector,...
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Private Pay Shrinks to Historic Lows »

That’s the headline in this USA Today article. Some excerpts: “Paychecks from private business shrank to their smallest share of personal income in U.S. history during the first quarter of this year... At the same time, government-provided benefits—from Social Security, unemployment insurance, food stamps and other programs—rose to a record high... The result is...
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