ok, so most of us would have no idea what Hooverville is. Most of us weren't alive, but those of us that had grandparents or parents that actually talked to us about the Great Depression know what they are (and those of you that read The Grapes of Wrath)
Over on American Prepper, there is a recent post about the new Tent Cities. I hoped over to the article cited and noticed it was out of the UK. I know you guys, and you'll want regional proof, so I did a little digging.
Here is an article out of Nashville, an article from the online journal, and something from MSNBC
So, what are we going to call them this time around?
Just thought I would put it out there for you. oh! I also heard that some small towns are allowing people to buy their food on running tabs, I can't find it in the media, currently this is purely rumor.