"How many times have we heard about how many jobs have been added during the Obama administration? Yet few people bother to find out whether these are net additions to jobs — which is what is crucial."Those who are not critical thinkers will not catch how unscrupulous people in the media attempt to sway political opinion by how news is reported. In this case they cite the Obama administration talking point (5 million jobs) without any analysis.
Sowell has more in this piece covering unemployment and recovery from recession.