On Wednesday, White House senior adviser David Plouffe postulated that Americans won’t base their votes on unemployment numbers stating: “The average American does not view the economy through the prism of GDP or unemployment rates or even monthly jobs numbers.”

Well with new numbers out today that show abysmal job growth and unemployment growing to 9.2%, Plouffe – and President Barack Obama – better hope that theory holds, or they may soon be opening for these guys…