The Deepening BS of The BLSBS

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Fri, May 2, 2014 - 10:01am

So, Hampton Pearson at The Labor Department gleefully announce "UP 288,000 jobs". Then I hear LIESman say that, of the 288,000 "jobs", 234,000 are a statistical fantasy courtesy of the birth/death model. At that point, I shut off my TV. What the heck is this "birth/death model", you ask?

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