Posts Tagged ‘Trying’


Mourning a Good Friend, and Trying to Make Sense of the Wal-Mart Stampede

November 30, 2008

damour.jpgJdimytai Damour was a big man — 270 pounds, by one account — but he was a gentle giant to his friends, who said he loved to chat about movies, Japanese anime and politics. 

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Americans Trying to Save Money

November 17, 2008
americans-saving-jeweler.jpgSpendthrift (spend’ thrift’) n. a person who spends money carelessly; squanderer. Frugal (froo’ gel) adj. not wasteful; not spending freely; thrifty.As economic news has worsened and recession
appears inevitable, Americans’ spending habits have swung from one
definition to another.

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