Meganomics: The Future of Follow-the-Money Copyright Enforcement

As last week’s arrest of Megaupload owner Kim Dotcom emphasized, the main character in the SOPA/PIPA debate is the foreign ‘thief’.

Hes everywhere”robbing Americans of their creativity, jobs, and money. Worse, hes enjoying himself. As the Chamber of Commerce put it: The criminals behind these sites are laughing all the way to the bank, stealing the best of American creativity and innovation at the expense of our jobs and consumers.

Source:
http://torrentfreak.com/meganomics-the-future-of-follow-the-money-copyright-enforcement-120124/

The Inevitable Future of TLC Reality Shows

The jobs get weirder and more dangerous, the contestants’ mustaches get longer, the stakes get artificially higher.

It’s Volcano Hanger Outers.

Source:
http://www.cracked.com/video_18363_the-inevitable-future-tlc-reality-shows.html

Bain Capital, President Barack Obama and Jobs

Mitt Romney says that President Obama has been a job destroyer, while he was a job-creating businessman.

But those claims border on dishonesty.

Source:
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/01/06/opinion/bain-barack-and-jobs.html

Unemployment rate falls to 8.6% in November. lowest level in more than 2 & a half years

Businesses added 120,000 jobs last month, but previous months were revised upward.

Source:
http://www.usatoday.com/money/economy/story/2011-12-02/unemployment-rate-november/51577788/1

House GOP’s /Job Creating/ Spending Cuts Destroyed 370,000 Jobs

House Republicans took the government to the brink of shutdown last spring by demanding across-the-board budget cuts to many vital programs.

Instead of focusing on job creation, as Americans wanted them to, the GOP turned its attention to slashing funds for programs that funded assistance for women and children, local law enforcement, the social safety net, environmental protections, and many other programs they deemed as either too expensive or

Source:
http://www.truth-out.org/house-gops-job-creating-spending-cuts-destroyed-370000-jobs/1319911348

The Colbert Report: Legalizing Dwarf Tossing Would Create Jobs [VIDEO]

“If people are willing to do a job, no matter how dangerous, pointless or dehumanizing it is the government has no business stopping them”

Source:
http://www.colbertnation.com/the-colbert-report-videos/399873/october-17-2011/the-word—look-out-for-the-little-guy

No Jobs? These Mexican Immigrants Made Their Own – Business – GOOD

In a wildly competitive job market, five female day laborers decided to take their financial fates into their own hands.

Source:
http://www.good.is/post/no-jobs-these-mexican-immigrants-made-their-own/

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