Holy crow. The economy is worse than I thought, considering the entire population of the US is only 304 mil. According to her calculations, all working Americans will be losing their jobs, getting new ones, and then losing them again…and again:
Exit Question: Is Nancy Pelosi really as dumb as soap? I don’t know…ask Baby Duh.
Hat tip: Gateway Pundit
Believe it or not, Speaker Pelosi made this same goof on Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace on January 18:
From the transcript:
PELOSI: Well, I believe that — I know that President-elect Obama is a strong supporter of America’s workers. I myself am a strong supporter of that legislation. We passed it with a strong vote in the House in the last Congress, and I continue to be supportive of it.
But in terms of what we have to do in the first 100 days, we must address the needs of this country. Five hundred million people will lose their jobs each month until we have an economic package.
WALLACE: No, 500,000.
PELOSI: What did I say, million?
WALLACE: Yes, 500 million. That would really be a recession.
Thanks to Geoff for digging that up.
Mark Steyn subbing for Rush, this morning, just quipped that 500 million would be one helluva soup line.