Friday, November 25, 2011

Americans at their Finest Moment

I wonder how many Occupy demonstrators, or those who support the movement, are out shopping today. Oh, the hypocrisy. It is Buy Nothing Day, a day meant to bring awareness to the fact that you don't have to respond competitively to weeks of crafty advertising by retailers.
On the upside, we are a consumer-driven economy, which means no jobs until folks start spending their money again. It looks like these shoppers are in full-on binge mode after months of being on the wagon:

Somehow, I don't think telling people to go home conveys the proper message either. Occupy OKC in a Wal-Mart: