Source: "[URL [Broken] of labor statistics for periods: 01/01/2007 - 05/31/2010 [/URL] Somebody spent a lot of time breaking this down by every county in the country. Review this Unemployment map of the United States. This is hard to wrap your head around. I had to review this map a couple of times to grasp the enormity of it. Displayed this way sure brings the perspective up close and personal. Be sure to click the PLAY button in the middle of the map and take note of the dates above the US map as it advances month by month! Rhody... P.S. Funny how the central/northern bread basket has been spared the worst of the recession. Looks like everyone still needs to eat, small consolation though.