Friday, September 18, 2009

Stimulating Your Economy

I'm pleased to announce that I have personally, and rather gently, stimulated your economy. Oh yeah....

It all started when I wrote my previous blog about buying an HDTV. A day or so later a friend of mine Facebooked me to say that her husband wanted an HDTV but that she thought it was too expensive.

And yes, I just used Facebook as a verb.

"Too expensive?" I replied. "Well yes they're expensive - but your husband will be eternally in your debt. Isn't that worth dropping a few grand?"

It's hard to argue with logic like that. And wouldn't you know it, but I recently found out that the couple in question bought a 50" HDTV.

Economy: stimulated. You're welcome, America.

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