"A significant decline in [the] economic activity spread across the economy, lasting more than a few months, normally visible in Real Gross Domestic (RGD) growth, employment (non-farm payrolls), industrial production, and wholesale-retail sales."
So this recession is really fucking the lower, and middle class over as well. Shit is tough right now for some people particullarly in poverty ridden areas of the country, But don't trip we'll all get through this. Keep ya' head up. stay strong.