Optimist Opens Retail Business to Fight Recession

Optimist Opens Retail Business to Fight Recession

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elderly-couple-w-apples.jpgYou can’t sit around grumpy, moping and feeling sorry for yourself in this recession,” the retired 76-year-old said. “You’ve got to get off your duff and do something. And what more can you do but open up a retail store to provide quality goods at good prices?

Bill Weisberg opened a discount athletic wear shop called Fabulous Buys in St. Louis Park, Minnesota and hired his grandkids to run it on weekends, convinced that his gamble can help jump-start Minnesota’s limping economy. (Minnesota Star-Tribune)

(Photo courtesy of Sun Star) 

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