Tag Archives: Business

What happened to CEO Don Gillispie?

I received an e-mail from someone linking to the story below. It sounds like an interesting one. Please, go check out:  Divine America: When Using Your Powers for Good, Expect Government Delays  

Trader Joe’s drops plan to build store in Portland, Oregon because of black racism

No, this isn’t a joke. This story comes via TopConservativeNews.com, who notes the following: Notice that it is perfectly acceptable for black people to oppose the demographic change of their neighborhood. If the races had been reversed, the national media would be screaming “RACISM!” Consider this statement from the Portland African American Leadership Forum. They […]

Blockbuster Video RIP

Some shocking news, Blockbuster video goes the way of the 8-track tape. The Story: Englewood, Colo. — The final curtain is falling on the Blockbuster video-rental stores that Dish Network Corp. owns in the U.S. The closures announced Wednesday will affect about 300 Blockbuster locations scattered across the country. Dish Network expects the stores to […]

JCPenney, Business and Snobbery

It is a sign of the times, but it is happening: Thompson talks about the economic trends that spelled doom for JCP. I don’t know about economics, but I do know that it’s strange, in an emotional sense, for me to see so many of the iconic retailers from my childhood fall by the wayside. […]

Here is a good way to get sued

He is making a good point, but this guy is literally begging to get sued by someone. VERNAL — When George Burnett first set up shop in Vernal, he knew he had to find away to connect with his adopted community if his custom seat cover business was going to survive. So, armed with a […]