The Third Shift


  1. This in response to the unemployment rate dropping below 7.8% this month, two days after the presidential debate.
This is the former CEO of General Electric, who should know something about economics, yet he buys conspiracy theory ish. Here’s why this is so dumb: if the president could really order the manipulation of the unemployment rate that easily, why wouldn’t he have done it for the past 2.5-3 years?
There’s a strain of conservative that believes the government can’t do anything right, but it’s often that same strain that is more than ready to believe it can pull off conspiracies like this without someone crying foul loudly.

    This in response to the unemployment rate dropping below 7.8% this month, two days after the presidential debate.

    This is the former CEO of General Electric, who should know something about economics, yet he buys conspiracy theory ish. Here’s why this is so dumb: if the president could really order the manipulation of the unemployment rate that easily, why wouldn’t he have done it for the past 2.5-3 years?

    There’s a strain of conservative that believes the government can’t do anything right, but it’s often that same strain that is more than ready to believe it can pull off conspiracies like this without someone crying foul loudly.