|Hollywood Boulevard outside the Kodak Theatre - not as busy as I remember it.|
Unemployment is high at over 9%. The economy is sluggish, and Obama's approval rating has fallen to 39%. Here in LA, as you talk to cab drivers, read the business news and tune in to the grape vine, you begin to see why the US has lost its AAA credit rating. The country has a debt of USD 14 trillion, and there's no clear solution in sight.
|When jobs are hard to come by, you have to come up with novel ideas to make a few bucks.|
|Venice Beach on Sunday was crowded, but I didn't see many people with purchases.|
|This tee makes a great gift for parents who spoil their kids.|
|All I bought in LA were these books from Barnes and Noble.|