Posts Tagged ‘ economic downturn ’

Little Santas In The Queen’s Land

August 22, 2009

Tweet British broadband provider TalkTalk has come up with an ingeneous idea to get some publicity give back to the public suffering in hard times. They have deployed teams of ex pick pockets to put money in people’s pockets, on the sly. Aware that people are suffering in the economic crisis, 20 former pickpockets...
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The Great Depression of 2009

February 25, 2009
The Great Depression of 2009

Tweet Eighty years later, life comes full circle. Two pictures, same struggle. 1929 Hungry Americans waiting in line for food during the great depression. (Image courtesy: 2009 Desperate job seekers waiting in line just to get into a bursting-at-the-seams job fair in New york city. Picture taken on 24 Feb 2009 in midtown...
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