This is classic:
"The best thing about 2008 is that it will end next winter."
-Ken Goldstein, labour economist at The Conference Board.
(I’d hate to think what the 2nd best thing is.)
Hat tip: Quotation of the day
Initial jobless claims rise 19,000 to 373,000;
Continuing claims highest since October 2005
MarketWatch, 11:16 a.m. EST Feb. 28, 2008