A tale of two cities.... one in which business is booming, with private planes and $80K parking spots, the other where you can't get a job no matter how many letters you have behind your name. That's life in the Bay Area.
When the Dow Jones topped 15,000 in May, unemployment in California dipped below 9% for the first time in five years. The Golden State added jobs... but most were in the service industry, or in Silicon Valley.
Jan Mabry takes a look at what all those newly minted techies are spending their money on, and talks to some folks who would like to get in the game, but are still stuck on the sidelines... unemployed, when the recession is over.
The Bounce Report is a magazine-style show about African-American news, culture, and entertainment, hosted by Barbara Rodgers. Executive producer, writer and co-host Jan Mabry created The Bounce Report.