28 January 2009

Clowning around

If only our politicans and citizens could poke fun at the recession like members of the Kankakee, Illinois Chamber of Commerce did during the 1958 recession. Pictured here, these clowns (said endearingly with smile) staged a mock execution of "Old Man Gloom," as a way to rally local spirits.

Photo courtesy of www.time.com.

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