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May 8, 2009 at 12:00 PM

Vote often and early: This week’s Econ Haiku poll

Because the dismal science shouldn’t be so dismal, here’s this week’s Econ Haiku poll. Vote on your favorite haiku this week. And, if the muse is with you, write your own in the comments section.

Vote for your favorite haiku of the week(answers)

The contenders:

Monday:

Microsoft rumors

More layoffs? But keep steady

Don’t jump from Windows

Tuesday:

The stress tests are done

Surprise — many banks are fine

Now, go buy that bridge

Wednesday:

Google ‘board members’

The feds found the search troubling

When Apple popped up

Thursday:

If Eddie Bauer

Were like Jack, then twenty-four

Would fix its troubles

Friday:

With sales going flat

You might think that Nintendo

Has a Wii problem

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