No Really: Stop Saying Vibecession

Dr. Munr Kazmir
4 min readMay 24, 2024

Is America still having a “Vibecession”? Depends on who you ask.

Photo by Mathias Reding on Unsplash.

America Is Still Having a ‘Vibecession,’” intoned the New York Times’s own Paul Krugman on May 24, 2024.

“If Donald Trump wins the election, the main reason will surely be that a majority of voters believe that America’s economy is in bad shape,” fumed Krugman. “And no matter how much you may dread a second Trump…