How the Administration can spin the economy
The economy grew at an anemic 0.4% in the fourth quarter. But that’s the good news; it was only expected to grow 0.1%.
As such, economic giants like Paul Krugman and Brad DeLong can rightly claim that growth was 400% greater than expected.
Expect a public service announcement from Organizing for America touting the same—the 400%, not the 0.1%—to be released at 1PM Eastern Time.