01 February 2009

Images of our depression

The build-up of imported cars at the port of Newark,
New Jersey
. Photograph © Mark Lennihan/AP.

I just returned from a very nice (but too short) trip to Dublin this evening. After dinner my friend Susan pointed out to me this slide show from The Guardian. I agree with her that it pretty well captures the effects of the current economic disaster - credit crisis, collapse of consumer demand, increasingly job cuts, etc. - across industrialized nations.

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Blogger Jim Johnson said...

Some interesting insights from from Wes Freese:

http://wfreese.wordpress.com/2009/02/07/images-of-a-depression/

06 February, 2009 22:10  

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