The national unemployment rate spiked following the 2008 financial crash, and it has remained stubbornly high ever since. Unfortunately, it has been even worse for returning American servicemembers. Today, though, Wal-Mart announced a plan to hire 100,000 veterans over the next five years.
For better or worse, there’s probably nothing quite as American as Walmart. In this video, British fellows Alex Day and Liam Dryden do the Alexis de Tocqueville-thing and record their observations upon exploring the vast aisles of the superstore for the first time.