Wednesday, February 24, 2010

Ah yes, the RECOVERY #2

One of the reasons I think the USA will finally have to decriminalize pot is to prevent more Stack-like incidents.  The "reasoning" being that people who have been thrown into poverty at least need their fixes.  Even Joe Stack could have been able to tolerate the IRS if pot were legal, the brighter of the dimbulbs will eventually deduce.  One of the first acts of FDR was to get rid of Prohibition.  He understood.
Mass Layoffs by U.S. Manufacturers Surge in January
Tuesday, February 23rd, 2010
By definition, a mass layoff in the United States is those job cuts that involve 50 or more workers from the same company. Those types of events increased by 35 in January 2010 to 1,761, according to data released.
This is odd in that it has been asserted by government officials that we're on the edge of new jobs being created in the U.S. economy. That doesn't seem likely in the light of the real numbers and not just wishful thinking by politicians. more

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