is that amidst tough economic times,
recessionistas are turning to online shopping to get their fix semi-anonymously. WWD reported
a 12% increase in online sales as compared to last year, and it makes sense considering gas prices and the general cutting back that's happening across socioeconomic lines. But I like Fashionista
's rationale -- that shame is keeping shopaholics from venturing out to do any damage.
It's kind of the equivalent of ordering way too much Thai food when you're home alone on a Saturday night, but at least there's just the delivery guy to keep quiet.