The NYTimes has a new section where viewers can post recommendations on how to cope with the economic downturn. Here are a few examples:
Ditch your cable box and consume your media for free on the Internet over “borrowed” WiFi.
Actually wear the clothes you own (OMG).
Make a bag lunch and add two pieces of fruit & a sank bar and some tea bags. You’ll save 10 to 15 bucks a day = 200 to 300 dollars a month!
Have rich friends.
And my favorite:
I married a man whose house is already all paid for…