Cheer up — it’s a new day and the beginning of a new year. What could possibly go wrong?
For pessimists who view the glass as half empty, plenty. A United Nations report published last month called “World Economic Situation and Prospects 2013” said growth in the euro area is predicted to average a 0.3 percent rise this year versus 2012’s 0.5 percent contraction. In the U.S., economic growth is expected to decelerate to 1.7 percent this year from an anemic 2.1 percent growth rate in 2012.
"I think that all anyone really wants in life is to have people understand us for who we actually are, despite everything," says Ruth Negga. The actress talks "Preachers" season 2 and more on WWD.com. #wwdeye (📷: Dan Doperalski)
"That's something that resonates with me too because I'm so locked into a number. If I go over that number it completely ruins my day so it's nice to get detached from the number on the scale." - Chelsea Handler on Kelly LeVeque's book "Body Love." #wwdeye (📷: John Salangsang)