There was a point before I started graduate school where every report said librarians were going to be the new hot commodity. Oh, there's going to be so many librarians retiring and we'll have so many jobs! Fast forward to the bursting of the economic bubble and it's basically the opposite.
No one is retiring, no one is filling empty spots with full-time positions...
And reports like this come out:
Forbes: The Best and Worst Master's Degree for Jobs
Who ranks as the lowest of the low on this list?