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USACANADA: January 2014 job stats comparison? “U.S. has been cold!”

The running South Park-inspired joke is that when something goes wrong in the U.S., “blame Canada.”  Obamatons also blame Bush, Fox News, Republicans, the tea party, Rush Limbaugh, the Koch brothers, and now, the weather. Aside from the blame game, Canada and the U.S. are similar in many ways, with a couple of the other […]


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U.S. jobs-added number punches way below its weight

This is not necessarily a sound economic comparison, but it’s interesting anyway. Canada, which already has an unemployment number below that of the U.S., added 58,000 jobs in April.  You’d expect the U.S., which has ten times the population and an economy more than ten times the size of Canada’s, and which, under Obama and […]


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