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  • Laura 11:40 am on November 23, 2009 Permalink | Reply
    Tags: Funny Ideas, Monday Blues,   

    Monday Blues Cure 

    95 hours, 32 minutes, and 5 seconds until Friday again. Pushing through Monday after a whirlwind weekend can be an exhausting task. If you can get to Tuesday then you are only one day away from Wednesday, which is halfway through the week. Thursday comes with a sigh of relief – almost to the finish line.  Thursday flies by with thoughts of happy hour and analyzing which Thursday night television lineup to watch. Do you watch ABC with Grey’s Anatomy or Private Practice, or go with The Office, Parks & Recreation, Community? The decision process is exhausting, and thankfully you survived the week. 48 hours, 59 minutes, and 5 seconds until Monday.

    The Stuff Unemployed People Like website is filled with some humor to help lighten the Monday blues for at least an hour. Having personally been (More …)

    • Joe 5:27 am on November 24, 2009 Permalink

      Cool! I’ll bookmark your page and check up on you from time to time.

    • Joe 7:26 am on November 25, 2009 Permalink

      So 4 days, 95 hours, 32 mins, and 5 sec right?? So its actually 8 days away total, right? 😉

  • Laura 8:41 am on November 9, 2009 Permalink | Reply
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    Turning unemployment into employment 

    Unemployment- the word everyone dreads but can’t stop talking about. Stop for a day and count how many articles you come across discussing unemployment. It’s quite a fun little experiment- after the 1,289th article you will realize that each article discusses one of the following topics:

    “Unemployment….it’s at an all time high” (really? thanks for the update)
    “Employment continues to improve” (wait, what? I thought it was at an all time high?)
    “Unemployment forecast- economy looks hopeful. Unemployment at an all time high, but employers look hopeful for 2010” (personal favorite- combines first two statements and states no opinion at all)

    We get it- people are unemployed, economy sucks, and lets hope it gets better. It’s not going to be better tomorrow, nor the next day, or the next. Lets quit the whining, we got the message- economy sucks and the job market is tough. Those of us who find ourselves unemployed can’t change the economy- (More …)

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