Even gold-diggers are not immune to the recession: “Back at Bagatelle, three young beautiful Turks smoke Camels outside in the cold. One is blonde, one is brunette and one is shivering in a T-shirt that reads ‘I Heart NY.’ Two appear to be models, or at least ‘models.’ (The other works in finance.) ‘When we go out there are usually four guys buying us drinks. Now there is only one,’ sighs the petite 24-year-old brunette. ‘Guys just aren’t going out as much. Plus, men aren’t buying bottle service so there are no tables to invite women back to.’ The other two nod ruefully.” [Page Six Magazine]
There is also a new alternative option to hit the polling threshold: 5% in 2 *early state* polls.