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Obama keeps job;
others lose theirs

Washington Times, by Tim Devaney

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Posted By:Dreadnought, 11/11/2012 9:55:26 PM

After an election campaign that featured jobs as a central issue, some of the nation’s businesses have responded to President Obama’s victory with a series of layoff announcements related to a variety of factors including the New Year’s “fiscal cliff.” A number of companies had hoped the election of Republican Mitt Romney would raise the chances of avoiding the cliff’s $1 trillion in federal spending cuts, half of them defense-related, plus higher taxes from the expiration of the George W. Bush-era tax cuts. Other factors in the spate of layoff notices

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Topic Thunder, 11/11/2012 10:09:10 PM     (No. 9008111)

So many voted, aggressively and enthusiastically, for their own economic destruction. I´m sure they´re totally confused and incapable of understanding the consequences of their actions.

We will very rapidly evolve into a nation of part time employees - if we´re lucky.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Subal, 11/11/2012 10:50:09 PM     (No. 9008140)

And how many companies are also planning cut backs, but not publicizing it?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: thewarden, 11/11/2012 11:00:10 PM     (No. 9008146)

The irony is priceless.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: janylou, 11/11/2012 11:14:15 PM     (No. 9008158)

Unemployment numbers are going to go up again and it isn´t going to be .1% at a time. Will the sheeple lash out at Obomination if it does? There may be two worlds (high unemployment and Benghazi) colliding in the near future, could it lead to impeachment?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 11/11/2012 11:48:54 PM     (No. 9008179)

When the terminated apply for unemployment in January, we should ask if they voted for Zippy.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Dante, 11/11/2012 11:55:41 PM     (No. 9008187)

Since leftists have feelings instead of reason, they will see this as business owners taking their "revenge" on people. They have absolutely no idea how thin the margins are for the vast majority of businesses.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: ccprops, 11/12/2012 12:09:09 AM     (No. 9008204)

#4, of course the sheeple will lash out. They´ll blame the Republican congress, Bush, greedy corporations, and the usual litany.

They are in fact actually lashing themselves. They are simply too stupid to know the cause of the many welts across their backs.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Mollygoose, 11/12/2012 1:03:33 AM     (No. 9008235)

Well, I did my best to try and get him fired.

Several of my conservative friends, however, were too "pure" to vote for Willard.

I feel that we´re not really friends any longer.

Also, purists . . . good luck with that.





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Reply 9 - Posted by: steveW, 11/12/2012 1:44:35 AM     (No. 9008247)

The Democrat majority voted - purposefully, and with eyes wide open - for serious fiscal decline. That means: they voted for your assets being devalued and/or confiscated "for the common good". I take that very personally. Everyone should.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Di Guy, 11/12/2012 5:02:50 AM     (No. 9008284)

This is only the beginning. It´s going to get much, much worse. Buy food and ammo -- lots of it and quickly. Most people have no idea how bad it´s going to be.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Trigger2, 11/12/2012 6:04:09 AM     (No. 9008317)

You get what you vote for. I sincerely hope those lay-off notices fall disproportionately on liberals.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Spidey, 11/12/2012 6:23:56 AM     (No. 9008330)

How many people over the past 4 years have you seen complain about not finding a job?Not many,they just accept a jobless country as the new paradigm and vote on coolness or whatever.

When you sat 23 million Americans are unemployed or underemployed,it goes right over people´s heads or Romney would have won in a landslide.

Obamacare will cost slews of people their jobs but they´ll blame Bush for the poor economy,even 2 more years from now. The left is rationalizing all this as employer sour grapes because Romney lost but it´s actually economic reality. You can´t pay out more than you can take in is one of the simplest rules of economics..

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Reply 13 - Posted by: mickeymat, 11/12/2012 6:59:18 AM     (No. 9008367)

I believe Obama´s reelection is simply the result of decades of affirmative action finally taking permanent root in the minds of Americans. When an employee who is black does not do their job we must pretend he/she does do her job and give them a promotion regardless of performance. Affirmative action is the real killer of American exceptionalism.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: stablemoney, 11/12/2012 10:17:23 AM     (No. 9008760)

We will continue to have Obama unemployment. The voters are ok with it.

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