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Old 03-06-2011, 12:28 PM
 
Location: South Jordan, Utah
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Yes, THE chart of the day.

Notice UE benefits - those 2+ years of UE checks sure do add up.

2 YEARS - whoever thought this was a good idea?
To be fair the actual UE benefit was only $168 of the $553 billion.
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Old 03-06-2011, 12:29 PM
 
Location: San Antonio Texas
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Shhhhhhh! Nobody wants to talk about this or do anything because it is unpopular.
I wonder what the "Other Entitlements" are in "Unemployment & Other Entitlements"?
Also, where did this come from, another ultra-right wing rag or an unbiased source?
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Old 03-06-2011, 12:30 PM
 
Location: Columbia, SC
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I have no idea what your chart has to do with my question. Do you know who publishes "Business Insider"? I'm really curious. It has been cited in several posts I have seen.
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Old 03-06-2011, 12:33 PM
 
Location: Arizona
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I have no idea what your chart has to do with my question. Do you know who publishes "Business Insider"? I'm really curious. It has been cited in several posts I have seen.
Since there is no authentication or source for the site, I always thought it was some guy living in his mother's basement.
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Old 03-06-2011, 12:38 PM
 
Location: South Jordan, Utah
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I have no idea what your chart has to do with my question. Do you know who publishes "Business Insider"? I'm really curious. It has been cited in several posts I have seen.
Sorry, I assumed you were just questioning the chart based on the source. Sorry about that.


Welcome to Business Insider
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Old 03-06-2011, 12:42 PM
 
Location: Columbia, SC
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Sorry, I assumed you were just questioning the chart based on the source. Sorry about that.


Welcome to Business Insider
Thanks. I never use a single source. If it can't be cross-referenced I assume it's an opinion piece.
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