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What'll you do with your STIMULUS CHECK?

Posted at 11:45 AM on February 13, 2008 by Jeff Horwich (1 Comments)

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.


Comments (1)

What a nicely produced vlog! Hands down, the woman claiming to need Botox was my favorite. I admire her forthrightness.

Posted by Lucie | February 14, 2008 12:53 PM

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