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'Punch to the Gut': Jobs Report Shows Weak Economy

A sample of headlines (via Memeorandum) tells the story: People Not In Labor Force Soar By 663,000 To 90 Million, Labor Force Participation Rate At 1979 Levels - Tyler Durden, Zero Hedge GIGANTIC MISS: JUST 88K NEW JOBS, UNEMPLOYMENT RATE FALLS TO 7.6%, DOW FUTURES OFF 150 - Joe Weisenthal, Business Insider U.S. Adds Only 88,000 Jobs; Jobless Rate Falls to 7.6% - Katherine Rampell, New York Times What the […]