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01.18.2009 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Evan Rytlewski
Circuit City's 60-day liquidation of its remaining stores was supposed to begin yesterday, but when I visited the chain's South 76th Street location yesterday hoping to score some discounted CDs I didn't find any actual deals. The store was filled with likeminded bargain hunters who saw plenty of "All Sales Final" signs, but no actual sales. I suppose it's still early, but the dearth of ...
Tuesday, June 17, 2008
From a market-driven perspective, the fight against global warming hinges on creating demand for both energy-efficient technologies and renewable alternatives to fossil fuels. But these innovations come at a steep price, and cost-conscious businesses, already burdened by rising health care costs, want a relatively quick return on their investment in a facility upgrade or solar panels. If the payback is too long, most won’t commit.
12.28.2007 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Evan Rytlewski
It's difficult to summon too much sympathy for a major record label, but a new London Times article about Radiohead�those Robbin Hood-esque rockers who, the story goes, reclaimed their music from their evil label and dropped it into the hands of the people�paints the band as the villains and the record label as the victim. The article depicts Radiohead as greedy bullies demanding unreasonable...