GIRLPHYTE’S TOP TEN LIST OF THE UPSIDE OF THE DOWNTURN

GIRLPHYTE’S TOP TEN LIST OF THE UPSIDE OF THE DOWNTURN

10. There are no more long line-ups for overpriced restos and bars.
9. Fast food has lost its aura as free food. There is a bustle in the kitchen.
8. Fuel efficient cars have run Hummers off the road and back into the 6 car garages where they belong.
7. Nostalgia reigns - Hersheys kisses are overtaking oversized strawberries and chocolate at Godiva
6. Saving is sexy.
5. Work is no longer a four letter work – NYSE is.
4. Women are starting to consider gray a hair colour.
3. Making out in front of the TV is now considered a legitimate date.
2. Children are being denied the joys of conspicuous consumption and are earning an allowance. Their folks can’t afford to buy them the designer duds that 4 & 5 year olds have come to expect.
1. Gen Y is learning the meaning of the words Recession, Depression, Recovery. The Circle of Life. ©

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