Above is Isaiah's The World Today Just Nuts "Priorities" and Barack's priorities this week are campaigning and more campaigning. It seems like in the midst of the Great Recession, he should sit his ass down and get to work on the economy. If you missed it, the talk is that unemployment may rise again.
Huffington Post - 1 hour ago
Even as the economy continues to grow, unemployment could rise over the next year to as high as 10.1 percent, according to a new paper by the San Francisco ...
Secondary Sources: Unemployment, Bernanke, Housing Wall Street Journal (blog)
More Money Won't Solve All Our Employment Problems The Atlantic
Is Today's Unemployment Structural? The AtlanticWire (blog)
The Christian Science Monitor reports today that over 9 million people are collecting unemployment benefits (the actual number of unemployed is higher). Apparently, Barack wants to be one of them in 2013 judging by his refusal to do the job he was elected to and instead forever campaign.
This is C.I.'s "Iraq snapshot" for Monday: