Erik Wemple: unemployment


Posted at 08:12 AM ET, 10/10/2012

Hey, Jack Welch: Question marks don’t help

The most craven part of his defense of his tweet.

By Erik Wemple  |  08:12 AM ET, 10/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  jack welch question mark, jack welch unemployment numbers, jack welch question mark unemployment, jack welch wall street journal question mark

Posted at 06:35 PM ET, 10/05/2012

Unemployment conspiracy? It’d be complicated.

Could such a thing be kept out of the media?

By Erik Wemple  |  06:35 PM ET, 10/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  jack welch, unemployment conspiracy, jack welch conspiracy, bureau of labor statistics conspiracy, tom nardone bureau of labor statistics

Posted at 04:35 PM ET, 10/05/2012

Unemployment-rate trutherism: A taxonomy

Fox guy really skeptical about unemployment numbers.

By Erik Wemple  |  04:35 PM ET, 10/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  unemployment numbers, unemployment statistics, bureau of labor statistics, census bureau, fox news, stuart varney, fox news, fox business network, jack welch, jack welch unemployment, jack welch unemployment figures

Posted at 04:26 PM ET, 10/05/2012

Welch hammers unemployment numbers again

Former GE CEO says unemployment figures don’t square with his feelings.

By Erik Wemple  |  04:26 PM ET, 10/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  jack welch, fox news, jack welch unemployment, jack welch chicago, jack welch fox news unemployment, unemployment figures, bureau of labor statistics

Posted at 07:50 AM ET, 09/12/2012

‘Fox & Friends’ correction revisits graphics crime scene

‘Fox & Friends’ returns to scene of graphic crime.

By Erik Wemple  |  07:50 AM ET, 09/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  fox & friends, fox news, unemployment rate, correction, 14.2, 14.7

Posted at 05:46 PM ET, 09/11/2012

‘Fox & Friends’ to correct themselves

How do you correct a bogus ‘Fox & Friends’ graphic?

By Erik Wemple  |  05:46 PM ET, 09/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  fox & friends, david folkenflik, president obama, unemployment rates, real unemployment, steve doocy.

Posted at 04:16 PM ET, 06/04/2012

MSNBC’s Roberts mounts successful interruptions

MSNBC host shows us how to interrupt

By Erik Wemple  |  04:16 PM ET, 06/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  thomas roberts, msnbc, mitt romney, alice stewart, unemployment