posted on Mar, 27 2010 @ 01:23 AM
I suspect I'm rather lucky to have inherited Home Economics books, including the famous "Vitalogy" of Pearl Jam fame. Had 'em since since 1979.
There's ways of cutting costs and not being in too much misery. I've used these books when I was strapped before, and I'm going to use them
Soda can be made at home, a good mandolin helps in making chips.
I don't know if the strange laws concerning home gardening ever came to fruition, but there's window boxes if they did.
You can make your own laundry soap, that's on the web, too. There's a lot on the web while we still have it that can cut down on costs.
What the hell did they do last time the country was screwed? Listen to the radio shows and can a lot.
I lived through Carter, and I'm still here. This is temporary.