Economic effects of things we can not control or predict.
By Dennis Henderson
Wilmington NC – [Click the Listen button to hear Dennis' commentary.]
August 17, 2004. As virtually everyone knows, for the past three years our nation has lived with the eminent threat of another major act of terrorism. Less well understood, however, is how such threat affects our economy.
Wilmington NC – [Click the Listen button to hear Catherine's commentary.]
At first there were the same ordinary beeps, bursts and blows of modern daily life. Ice ricocheting in the freezer, the intermittent exhale of the air conditioner fan, the low gurgling hum of the computer. There was also the melodramatic music accompanying commercial breaks on the Weather Channel and the tapered excitement in the broadcaster?s voice as she revealed Hurricane Charley?s latest coordinates.