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“Sorry! You're Fired” is a Clever Take on Traditional Game

 - Oct 29, 2009   Updated: Aug 15 2011
References: boardgames & maxim
Everyone has been impacted by the economic recession in one way or another, and now, artâ€"or fun, ratherâ€"can imitate reality with recession board games. These offer a funny take on traditional games such as Trivial Pursuit, Operation, and Clue.

The recession board games feature clever plays on titles such as Trivial Job Pursuit, and Life Sucks. I found these recession board games amusing, and games that I would totally be down for playing.

Implications - There has been a shift in the type of humor in modern society, which explains the popularity of a product such as this one. When the economy suffers, both the individual and businesses suffer, however with a little bit of humor and ingenuity, a great product that benefits the need of the consumer and a business is revealed.