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April 30, 2011

McDonald's Job Quest Mayhem

Posted by Dave Blount at April 30, 2011 8:14 AM

Great news — the Obama economy is finally generating jobs:

McDonald's nationwide "hiring day" on April 19 landed about 1 million applications and yielded 62,000 new employees for both part- and full-time positions.

That is, applicants had a 6.2% chance of landing a job. With the Regime doing everything possible to drive up unemployment so as to increase government dependence, these odds were good enough to draw massive crowds. Here's what the desperate scramble for a chance to flip burgers looked like in Cleveland (the action is about a minute in):

Welcome to Obamaland.