39. A Bad Economy

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The economy is bad. People are out of . People are losing their jobs. People are getting off. People are getting fired. People want to . But nobody is hiring workers. Nobody needs workers. has less money. Everyone is spending less. Everyone buying less. Consumers are not buying anything extra. are buying only what they need. They are buying new cars. They are keeping their old . They are not buying new homes. They are in their old homes. They are not buying clothes. They are wearing their old clothes. They not taking vacations. They are staying home. They not going to restaurants. They are doing things are cheap. They go to the library. They to the park. They go to the museum. go to the beach. They stay home and TV. Life is hard. Life is tough. Everyone the economy will get better soon. They hope bad times will go away soon.