Cookies for Santa

We’ve had a lot of sweet economic news lately.  The Gross Domestic Product was announced to have grown at an annualized rate of 3.5% in the third quarter, which even after it was revised down to 2.8% seems like a decent number.  The number of new unemployment claims was down to 474k last week, and the unemployment rate fell from 10.2% to 10.0%.  It’s all good, right?

Plus, we have less than two weeks until Santa arrives!  Better make cookies!

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