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Consumer Confidence Falls As Corporate Profits Rise



It is not surprising that the drop in consumer confidence correlates with the stonewalling of extending unemployment insurance. Nor is it surprising to see the republican finger-pointing. It would be rude if it were not so tragic.

It is like watching someone die of starvation. The muscles atrophy while the fat cells complain about redistribution of health.

“The operation was a success, but the patient died.”

Conservatives and corporations are having their successes, but the real economy is still dying.
Read the Article at HuffingtonPost

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July 28, 2010 - Posted by | Capitalism, Direction, Economics | , , , ,

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