Tagged With: Depression

Watch the Hill Joe, It Gets Tricky at the End!

In today’s world of video games, Internet and wide-screen TV’s, it’s easy to get depressed about the state of childhood in America, especially when we read the same old stories about how America’s kids are nothing more than blubbery couch potatoes.  They say we don’t exercise, don’t get involved and eat too much junk food.  … Continue reading »

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The Decline, the Crash, and Working from the Bottom Up! 1930–Refocused!

Here in the United States, the economic mood is quite gloomy. The media is all awash with cautionary tales of woe and gloom and doom. I even hesitate to look at the newspaper anymore. All of which started me thinking about the Depression in the 1930’s. What was their outlook? What was on everyone’s mind. … Continue reading »

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