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Long Skirts Definitely the Culprit Behind Stock Market Drop

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Well wouldn't you know it, long skirts have gone and crashed the stock market. Maybe that old-timey adage is true? Website HowAboutWe seems to think so, and they even have proof in the form of the current collections at Zara, Anthropologie, Ann Taylor Loft, and J.Crew. Doesn't get more factual than that.
· We Should've Known the Stock Market Was Going to Crash [HowAboutWe]