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World / a month ago
Land of Enchantment Bewitched: U.S. Governor Conjures Demand in New Mexico!
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New Mexico's Governor casts a spell on the economy, conjuring a surge in demand for local products and leaving economists astonished. Welcome to the Land of Enchantment, where economic sorcery reigns supreme!
In an extraordinary demonstration of economic sorcery, the Governor of New Mexico has managed to unexpectedly conjure a heightened demand for the state's local products - ranging from blue corn to area 51 keychains. The otherwise average U.S. Governor apparently decided that traditional economic stimulus packages were passe, and her razzmatazz economic wizardry is now being dubbed as “Abracadabra-conomics." The Governor, who was a seemingly normal political figure until this point, has taken her state slogan "Land of Enchantment" a tad bit too seriously. The new “economic development plan” apparently involves a few magic chants thrown into her morning coffee blend, and just a dash of 'eye of newt' for good measure. On regular weekdays, the Governor is now seen waving her ‘magic’ wand at the New Mexico state capitol, enchanting the air with prosperity spells as local businesses marvel at skyrocketing sales. Fridays are now designated for brewing rabbit-in-a-hat employment numbers at the Governor's residence. Each session is followed by a vigorous chant of what critics are terming "gobbledygook," but the results have been astoundingly positive. New Mexico's chili exports have doubled, there's a surprising renewal in the popularity of the state's UFO-shaped earrings and 'Breaking Bad' RV replicas are selling like enchanted hotcakes! This magical, or one might just say fantastical, reversal of fortunes come at a dire moment when the state was flirting with economic stagnation. As initiatives like 'Pizzazz up Your Business' and 'Sorcery to Start-ups' gain traction, economists are left scratching their heads at these comparative pie-in-the-sky economic experiments while also trying to pronounce "Abracadabra-conomics." Professor Mumbo Jumbo from the University of Mystical Economies quipped, "We’ve all heard of voodoo economics, so why not give a sprinkling of puff of magic dragon a chance? It's about time somebody had the guts to approach the fiscal beast with an enchanted sword." Meanwhile, critics worry about the sustainability of this new magical approach. "What happens when the magic wears off? Or worse, when the Governor accidentally turns the entire economic system into a pumpkin?" pondered Herbert Mundane, a political analyst and apparent muggle, "we need to think these things through!" Despite such concerns, the state remains bewitched, spellbound by this unexpected turn of economic prosperity. The Governor, however, once again reinforced her absolute faith in this unique approach. "Why rely on conclusions drawn from loads of statistics and projections when you can simply enchant your way out," she retorted when questioned on the sustainability of her magic economics. Well, we're watching you, New Mexico and your magical Governor. We don't know whether to be amused, confused or enchanted. Let's just hope your economic fairy tale doesn't end at the stroke of midnight!
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