Has the economic downturn affected your lifestyle, and if so, how?
"Absolutely, I’ve cut my discretional spending by 90 percent. I’m staying closer to home because of fuel costs."
"No, it hasn’t."
"Yes, I’m from Fort Worth and this is my first time over in Dallas for the day in six months. The ecomomy is too uncertain."
"I’d say yes. I try to eat at home more often. I try not to go out as much."
"It changes when you go out. It has changed the club and bar crowds a lot. There aren’t as many people going out. Now Saturday is better than a Friday night."
This article appeared in the Dallas Voice print edition April 25, 2008.