Tales of unemployment, debt and desperation on Craigslist
The story of the recession as told by our writer, and the people who are selling their belongings on Craigslist.
Image 7 of 8
Craigslist: Bone statue
It's filled with decent people who find themselves on the verge of calamity. So they're looking through their houses and poking through garages, offering up for sale anything that might bring in a few spare dollars, might buy another month or maybe two.
"I've been told it's worth up to $500 but I need some cash today so I'm willing to sell this piece for cheap."