Posted at 11:45 AM on February 13, 2008
by Jeff Horwich
Any moment now, the president is going to sign the economic stimulus plan, designed to give the U.S. economy a jolt by putting fat (or is it "phat?") checks in the hands of most Americans by later this spring (along with various incentives for business and mortgage companies).
Anticipating this momentous event, Sanden and I headed out yet again (to the skyway, this time, because it's really cold out) to see whether people plan to follow the government's prompting and spend those Benjamins.