Wednesday, August 28, 2019

Americans’ View of the Current Economy Is the Highest in 19 Years

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U.S. consumer confidence declined in August by less than forecast as Americans’ assessment of current conditions climbed to the highest level in almost 19 years, helped by a job market that remains robust.

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  1. Hell, I'll 'estimate' unemployment, next month, at 40% and then when the 'actual' estimate comes in at 4% it will be cause even an even more upbeat 'estimate' of consumer confidence.

    Then if we could combine my 'estimate' of GDP at negative 50% and then the 'real' estimate comes in at 2% the Fed can 'print' more money add to the trillion dollar deficit, the 22 trillion dollar debt, buy a round of drinks for the country to celebrate and 'add' to the GDP number to boot!!!

    Who knew I was a flippin prognosticating genius?

    Y'all have a nice day.

    1. usually followed by a pregnant pause and then the usual slur of "racist."


  2. There are a lot of really dumb CNN viewers who still think that Obama made this. We are talking KOOLAIDE, FREE GRAPE FLAVORED KOOLAIDE, served in a Red Solo Cup. They REALLY haven't got a clue.