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Economics For Girls

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"The "Foundation index" appears ready to overtake the "Lipstick index" as barometer of economic activity... women plump for a layer of foundation as a pick-me-up in gloomy times, rather than a dash of lipstick." [FT]


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I'm sorry, but no one in the reality I live in ever wears lipstick. Is there anyone here who wears it? On a regular basis? I'd like a nice ruby pout every once and a while, but it seems so outdated and weird.

Or do I just live among barbarians?