The BLS is out with a new employment report this morning. The headline unemployment rate ticked up to 7.9%, but my preferred employment indicators are the employment/population ratios by gender for ages 25-54. That ratio for men is as above. Basically, the recovery stalled out in 2012 - we ended the year much where we started.
For women we get this:
Clearly, the labor market still sucks for a lot of people.