Facts Get in Way of Good Story

Negative Nellies were wrong about economy. 

Remember when Wal-Mart Stores Inc. executives were bemoaning the fact that February sales represented the worst start to a month since God knows when, and all the Negative Nellies said, see, I told you so! I told you the economy was going to implode because the temporary payroll tax cut was reversed at the start of the year. I told you businesses would stop hiring because income tax rates went up for top earners. I told you (actually President Barack Obama did) the $42 billion of automatic spending cuts in fiscal 2013 were going to permeate every aspect of our lives and leave death and destruction in their wake?

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