Highest U.S. unemployment rate since 1983!

And now, here to celebrate is Cyndi Lauper. Drat. They’ve disabled embedding. Well, then, just to show you that this recession is worse than 1983, here’s The Killers singing Girls Just Wanna Have Fun really badly.

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