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View Poll Results: How is the Economy in your hometown?
The economy is great, jobs are available to anyone and business is great 21 48.84%
I would say the economy is average in my hometown 10 23.26%
I miss the boom days of the late 1990s- things are slow nowadays 3 6.98%
We are in a full blown ECONOMIC RECESSION in my hometown 9 20.93%
Voters: 43. You may not vote on this poll

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Old 11-09-2008, 01:19 PM
 
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Exactly!,I would say that we are in a pretty good economy overall when you can have a multi billion dollar company that sells overpriced coffee and coffee paraphanalia! In fact I bet they are hiring, they do have great benefits!
you would not be saying this if you were in Detroit or Youngstown, Ohio
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Old 11-09-2008, 01:22 PM
 
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Here in Beijing people are crazy about business, and I wonder why Walmart don't move in earlier... everywhere s crowded, everywhere s' great. Hopefully this isn't a babble.
http://www.nytimes.com/2008/11/10/wo...hp&oref=slogin
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