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Puff Piece by WaPo Highlights 44% Underemployment Rate by College Grads

But, the article paints underemployment [1] as a positive indicator that the economy is getting better. However, it doesn’t appear that the author included what the statistic for underemployed college graduates was last year, only that it has fallen to 44% this year.

Selective reporting at work here, and it’s not like 44% is a good thing either.