Kenny Be's Worst-Case Scenario: Not the Depression Mentality

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Remember back in August, when everyone was complaining about the high price of gas? Ahh, those were the good old days. The economic news since mid-September has been nothing but bleak. After a month of near-constant teeth-gnashing and hand-wringing, it's time to move from crisis, to capitulation and beyond. Life will go on, and there will be plenty of ways to make some money... -- Kenny Be

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Michael Roberts has written for Westword since October 1990, serving stints as music editor and media columnist. He currently covers everything from breaking news and politics to sports and stories that defy categorization.
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