Isn't that the greatest?
It's not that bad, just realize you're likely going to be starting at the bottom. Washing dishes or flipping burgers probably isn't what you'd like to be doing, but you can use it as a stepping stone to get some experience and a good reference for future jobs.
No more Subway? =PI do chores around the house.
Weird. When I went to get my first job, I applied to three places, got accepted at all three. If any of your friends have jobs, just ask them to vouch for you.