Cagle.com. Humor can take many forms including using an idiom out of context. The dark mood of this cartoon is shown with the use of ink to shade all of the elements.
According to the Bureau of Labor statistics, the economy added a mere 69,000 last month. What are some of the reasons people think for the anemic growth?
Some blame businesses who move their company over seas in what economists call foreign direct investment. Some call for all investments to be held in the US so foreign countries can't use our investment to create jobs in their country then compete with the US. Some blame bad data collection techniques. Some say that the unemployed are not distributed evenly across the US. Some blame government regulations. Let's blame teachers for not preparing our students for the 21st Century when most of them only care about what's on their phone.
The solution to unemployment will be a new killer technology that requires a lot of design, manufacture, and logistics channels.