Posted By: willywonka4u ...is that there's a shortfall in demand....
...then why not stimulate demand?
Here's a simple solution. Raise the fucking minimum wage!
"Stimulating" demand will make things worse, and raising the minimum wage is a terrible idea.
To understand the economic issues involved, here are a couple of very entertaining music videos which fairly present both the Keynesian and Austrian points of view. (Sounds strange, but they are really quite clever imo.)
Fear the Boom and Bust, a Hayek vs Keynes Rap Anthem: