Woody's Things

Ramblings and Opinons of an old man!

Simple site to log thoughts on current events and activity. Please feel free to give your comments.

Not even close! Imagine my surprise when a actual newspaper tells us some truth - Really how do you compare something to '29 when it ain't even as bad as '79???

The Economic Crunch: Today's money troubles 'not even close' to 1929 collapse
"They ain't tough enough to make it back yonder," says 94-year-old Beatrice Boyd, who had seven sisters, six brothers, and was the daughter of a Covington sharecropper. "They talk about hard times now? It ain't no hard time now."

Dr. Dale Bails, dean of business at Christian Brothers University, agrees.

"She's right," he said. "There's no comparison. None. It's not even close."