2011: The Economy

This year, the struggling economy once again dominated headlines, and most of the news was bad. How has the slow recovery affected you?

  • “We went to the park as a family the other day to save money instead of doing something else. The park, of all places.”

    Sam Thompson –
    Systems Analyst

  • “It made me grateful for what I do have: a dog, a one-room apartment, and some pans.”

    Mary Sue Risbrook –
    Brim Curler

  • “Our family makes our own soda now. So, two of my kids died this year.”

    Michael Ward –
    Unemployed