Comparative propaganda

The Obama administration needs to convey a message that things are under control. So they commemorated the first anniversary of the Recovery Act with this:

It’s a chart showing the number of jobs lost each month from December 2007 to January 2010, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Continue reading “Comparative propaganda”

We get boycotted

The website Boycott Alabama Now, created by a disgruntled UAW retiree, has been a nine hours’ wonder in the Alabama media. Joe Babiasz, already tagged “Joe the Autoworker” by at least one ink-stained wretch, has a grudge against our state because our Sen. Richard Shelby has been the most outspoken critic of a bailout for […]