View Full Version : Dear leader going down in flames IV!

05-26-2011, 12:26 PM
<div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Quote:</div><div class="ubbcode-body">WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Unexpectedly weak consumer spending hobbled the U.S. economy in the first quarter and fresh signs of a slowdown in job creation mean it will struggle to regain speed.

Data on Thursday showed the economy grew at an annual 1.8 percent rate in the first three months of this year -- unchanged from a preliminary reading and weaker than most forecasts. </div></div>

Where is the wailing and gnashing of leftist teeth?

THIS performance is worse than the average economy under Bush! (http://finance.yahoo.com/news/Corporate-profits-drop-in-Q1-rb-1412999475.html?x=0&.v=1) And we were assured THAT (http://www.tradingeconomics.com/united-states/gdp-growth-annual) was the worst economy since the great depression!