August 6, 2010 In a story on state and local cutbacks, the NY Times reports that Hawaii furloughed its kids. The piece provides meaningful examples of how services citizens take for granted are falling to the ax.
June 3, 2010 As a restaurant critic, Ed Murrieta had an expense account and a nice home. Now, he struggles to get by on food stamps, and embraces the challenge.
December 15, 2008 Unintentional Hilarity finds hilarity where you least expect it... the global recession!
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