Monday, March 17, 2008
Reports of tent cities in Southern California due to foreclosures have been circulating for some time now, but this one from the BBC looks like the real deal.
You've got to hand it to anyone who can be optimistic under those circumstances.
The first lady interviewed says, "Once I do get a job full time, instead of just one day a week, I'll be able to save my money, get a car, to make it easier to go back and forth to work ..."
Has she seen the price of gas lately? Diesel is over $4 in this neck of the woods.