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Thursday Morning Quick Hits | February 19, 2009

U.S. jobless claims reached a new record with nearly 5M people on the rolls.

Even sports teams are feeling the economic pain.

Higher gas prices have pushed inflation up more sharply than economists expected. Probably not what consumers want to hear right now.

Baseline Scenario asks a very curious question in regards to Chrysler asking the government for more bailout money.

The stock market is expected to open up strongly this morning despite more poor economic news.


Posted in Economy, General

1 Comment »

  1. Is GM Playing Both Ends Against the Middle? Or Perhaps another way of saying it: “Do you really trust a car salesperson?”

    Comment by Tom Awtry — February 19, 2009 @ 2:09 pm

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