So this showed up on my Facebook wall the other day. I’m guessing that reader JD made it himself, since I couldn’t seem to find it anywhere else online. (Does that mean that this counts as an exclusive?)
Love. See, it’s funny because it’s true- part of Keynes’ theory was that governments can stimulate the economy by spending, since spending employs people, and those employed people then buy stuff, which employs other people, who then have more money to buy stuff, etc. This is why I decide that I am doing my part to get our nation out of recession each time I go shopping.