I don’t know of anything that irritates me more than when a public official or an "expert" says something without seemingly engaging their brain before opening their mouth.
Yesterday while reading the article, "Huge job losses set off recession alarms," in the SLO Tribune, I had to shake my head in disgust at a quote of a Mr. Stuart Hoffman, chief economist at PNC Financial Services Group. His wonderful words of wisdom?
"If you’ve got a job, hang on to it the best you can."
Well, duh! (more…)