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Cartoon slideshow: Staycation

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According to travel industry research firm PhoCusWright, nearly four in 10 families won't book a vacation at all this year. Many workers, feeling the pinch of stagnating wages and an ultra-competitive job market, are finding "staycationing" more and more appealing. 

Check out what our hard-working cartoonists think of this trend in our new Staycation cartoon slideshow