"The auto recovery, like the U.S. recovery, is built on a fragile assumption: The rich can be rich enough for the rest of us."
— Derek Thompson’s latest story for the Atlantic: Overdrive
"Another consistent trend in January: Government employment fell by 9,000, which followed a 9,000 job loss in November and 6,000 job loss in December."
The Washington Post
(How much longer until we realize that austerity isn’t helping our fragile growth?)