Yep. AKA cognitive dissonance.
Good post. It's going onto a gimmick t-shirt tomorrow.
For example, May 2011, keep in mind the Unemployment Number is down because there are less available jobs;
Goolsbee isnt the only one saying more than 2 million private sector jobs added in the last 14 months;
May. 6, 2011
That means over the last 14 months, Obama said, weve added more than 2 million jobs in the private sector.
White House Press Secretary Jay Carney pointed out to reporters that April was the 14th consecutive month of growth in private sector employment, for a total of 2.1 million jobs