#MEMES

Meme Watch: Old Economy Steven Thinks Kids These Days Have It Too Easy

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Hey guys, remember social mobility? Man, that used to be awesome. Old Economy Steven remembers, because he took full advantage and calls us lazy now.

#craigslist

Killing Duo Used Craigslist Job Listings To Lure Unemployed Prey In Ohio

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<a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2011/12/02/us/three-lured-to-death-in-ohio-by-craigslist-job-ad.html?_r=2&seid=auto&smid=tw-nytimes&pagewanted=all">This is just heartbreaking</a> and a sad insight into how messed up things are out there for some people, in this case Ohio, a state with an economy that's almost completely f*cked: two murderous dudes posted an ad on Craigslist offering a job -- $300 per week to basically oversee a piece of land.

THE ECONOMY

Because It’s A Reflection of America, ‘Sesame Street’ Now Has A Poor, Starving Muppet Character

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Reports<a href="http://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/tv/news/sesame-street-was-brought-to-you-today-by-the-letter-p-for-poverty-2368103.html"> the Independent</a>: She's got pink hair, she's terribly cute and she's hungry.

THE ECONOMY

Report: Angry Birds Is Destroying The U.S. Economy

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When a report came out a few days ago detailing how <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/technology/2011/09/facebook-eats-a-billion-hours-of-time-a-month/">Americans spend roughly 53 billion minutes per month</a> dicking around on Facebook -- consuming approximately 23% of the total time people in this country spend online -- I thought, "Hmmm.

THE ECONOMY

How Does Coffee Really Hurt You?

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Remember when the recession started and people began losing their cars, homes, jobs and minds.

WESTBORO BAPTIST CHURCH

Are You Investing In Enough Gold?

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For the first time ever, the price of an ounce of gold passed the $1,500 mark this week, as people continue to be terrified of the American economy and the tanking dollar.

YALE

Look At This Dog

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Dog News After multiple recovery attempts, the Japanese coast guard has successfully rescued the dog seen above.

#NETFLIX

Detroit Will Pay You To Take A House. The Catch? The House Is In Detroit.

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News in the house Detroit Mayor Dave Bing -- who recently <a href="http://filmdrunk.uproxx.com/2011/02/detroit-mayor-shoots-down-robocop-statue">tweeted</a> that there won't be a RoboCop statue in Detroit, only to see people <a href="http://filmdrunk.uproxx.com/2011/02/detroits-robocop-statue-reaches-fund-raising-goal">raise the funds</a> for it anyway -- has come up with a better tactic to lure people back to the city.

#Animals

Which Animals Are Plotting Against You This Week?

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Silly News Officials in Saudi Arabia have detained a Griffon Vulture on suspicion that it's an Israeli spy.

#GOOGLE

How Are You Fighting The Power This Week?

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People in France have been protesting for the past few weeks over the pension reform bill.

THE ECONOMY

Robots Took Our Jobs

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Offering free robot sex is MY job, you bastard.

USA

A Weekend of Record Breakers

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After 14 years and a cost of $10.




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