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I don't know whether this is relevant here, but about 10 days ago I went to my nearby Michaels to buy some pen cleaner. This is a new store, about a year and a half old. It was very nice when it opened. Last week I found it to be unkempt, shelves not fully stocked, and with only one register out of five operating.
We used to have a MICHAEL'S in our town (they closed and a JoAnns moved in sometime later). I would go there once or twice a year for various art supplies. Would stroll by the Framing Dept just to look around. The gigantic samples of their work would hang above and around the service counter. Those samples were all Framing101. Usual color combos, 1/4 inch or 1/2 inch double filet matting. Boring and unimaginative. I would peer into the back workroom and not see much work ready to pickup in the large cages. Heard from people occasional that they were expensive as far as custom framing. Cheap fake flowers, ready-made frames, cheap home decor furnishings. Kind of expensive art supplies. Then there is Hobby Lobby that opened across the street from them, JoAnn's, and then many more of those cheap home furnishing stores in every mall. Good Luck.
If anyone has spare cash laying around I would definitely buy shares in almost any of the blue chips at present and I hope the gurus who run my super fund are doing just that. The silly thing about this crash is that the companies affected are the same companies they were a couple of weeks ago and all their assets are still there. The only thing driving the prices down is panic - the same panic which has otherwise civilised people trampling each other to grab toilet paper.