2 Responses to U.S. store traffic fell 24% on pre-Christmas weekend

  1. DJ Thu, Dec 25, 2008 at 7:59 am #

    A pretty sad statement that without the Christmas feeding frenzy, our economy collapses. What if Christmas became religious again? Would we revert to the Dark Ages?

    (Actually I guess Christmas IS a religious holiday– the most important holiday for conspicuous consumption and greed.)

  2. Methadone Detox Fri, Jul 10, 2009 at 3:26 pm #

    I know I didn’t really get anything at all for christmas. recession is finally, (hopefully) starting to end