Back in 2010, I wrote a post about recession and sorry-you-got-laid off greeting cards. At the time, I thought it was a novelty that would fade when the economy improved, but five years later it looks like they may be here to stay.
For this week’s Throwback Thursday, I offer up “Capitalism At Its Best – Happy “You’re Broke” Day,” first published July 5, 2010. From what I see on the news, not much has changed for our economy. Here’s an excerpt:
We can’t tie the knot without tying ourselves to years of debt, express love without diamonds or have girl time without $5 coffee. We are a nation of drivers that scream about oil spills. We want change but not if we have to.