Wednesday, November 19, 2008

Recession as an advertising gimmick

I got a kick out of seeing this ad on For those businesses that offer products or services on the cheap, a weak economy is a potential benefit. For example, Wal-Mart's stock is up since the subprime mortgage crisis began.


  1. And don't forget, Spam (the meat) is flying off the shelves faster than it can be produced:

  2. This wouldn't be so bad if it was less than $40 a night for one month.