Americans should be quite happy, you have an economy that is flying, and you're supporting half of the world and millions of illegal immigrants too. Canadas economy has all the indicators of a continued downward spiral. So much so, most of the world is starting to ignore us. Record public and individual debt, housing bubble, 18% of post tax income used on non-mortgage debt, most growth in jobs are part-time/temporary/contract/min, wage. We have slipped significantly in competitiveness rankings and predictions of future GDP rankings, no real wage growth in 40 years. I warned you about socialism and how the oppression by the state destroys the economy. It's happening in real-time, we are getting smoked. Those on the Titanic who are siphoning from the system and screaming to everyone else "everything is fine, go back to your cabins", are quickly seeing the backlash as bankruptcy records fall each month... Canada's economy lost 2,200 jobs in June: StatCan OTTAWA -- Canada's economy posted a slight decline in employment in June, a month that still saw the jobless rate stay near its four-decade low and wages rise to their highest level in over a year. The unemployment rate edged up to 5.5 per cent, compared with 5.4 per cent in May -- which was its lowest mark since the government started collecting comparable data in 1976, Statistics Canada said Friday. Overall, the report said the economy shed 2,200 net positions after adding about 24,000 full-time jobs and the losing about 26,000 part-time jobs.