2009-12-03 / General Stories
We’re Still Here, at Least
Though not without worries, consumers are showing signs of growing confidence
Last week some 50 million turkeys dedicated themselves to sating Americans’ appetites as we tried to decide whether we have very much to be thankful for. It turns out we do. And not only for the traditional blessings of freedom and the rule of law. Or the mixed blessing of families reunited by the return to the nest of unemployed sons and daughters.