Did you by any chance mean unemployment?
- Blend of fun and unemployment. (Wiktionary)
“In this recession, the term funemployment has gained some currency among single 20-somethings, prompting a small raft of youth-culture stories in the Los Angeles Times and San Francisco Weekly, on Gawker, and in other venues.”
“CONAN: But you also write about a phenomenon called funemployment, that this is becoming so standard among young people that it's no longer the stain it used to be.”
“After all, if you have no income except piddlin' "funemployment" checks, and the banks or the loan companies take your house and most or all of your stuff - do you really care about what just doing a dump-and-run does to your credit rating?”
“While it is an entirely different situation for those who are supporting families with their jobless benefits, the phrase "funemployment" is increasingly heard regarding the condition of much younger workers or, in this case, would-be workers.”
“The actual spin comes chiefly from the media itself, pushing stories about "funemployment," how recessions/depressions are”
“Severance and buyouts make "funemployment" for laid-off 20-somethings.”
“The stimulus was a complete failure, healthcare is a freaken joke that the more you know about it the more you hate it and 63% of the population want it repealed; the credit card bill did more for banks than consumers, china is playing us for fools, 2 years unemployment benefits are now referred to as "funemployment", balancing the budget is a joke as congress is afraid to even present a budget before the midterm elections, bringing the troops back from iraq is a joke as obama has tripled the troops in afghanistan.”
“I don't put much faith in the unemployment numbers as an indicator as I know several people who are laid off but are not actively looking for work – either enjoying the funemployment or as many are doing – going back to school.”
“A little entrepreneurial zeal can rebrand a person; a form of funemployment can convert into a promising enterprise.”
“As frivolous as it sounds, funemployment is a statement about American society.”
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