In other news, retail sales jumped 2.7 percent during the month of October. Excluding drugstores, retail sales rose 4.7 percent, surpassing expectations.
President Obama received another round of endorsements today from New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, The Economist, and Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz. The Economist endorsement barely rates worth reading however, unless you consider a healthy dose of the both sides meme to be a proper way to endorse someone.
A new episode of the Bubble Genius Bob and Chez Show will be available here tonight.