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Henry Blodget, a once-disgraced securities analyst, is now a successful and widely read blogger at Business Insider, a company he founded to provide news and insight about business, politics, the economy, technology, pop culture and other trends. Whether he ever subscribed to the Cult of Capitalism, we don’t know. But if he did, he’s no longer […]

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Small biz surviving the Big Box

How a local hardware store survived the nearby incursion of Home Depot – and now how it’s game for the new battle as Walmart opens across the street. This is the story of Intown Ace Hardware, owned by Tony Powers and Dave Jones, in Decatur, GA. As told by Catherine New in the Huffington Post.

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Small biz surviving the Big Box

How a local hardware store survived the nearby incursion of Home Depot – and now how it’s game for the new battle as Walmart opens across the street. This is the story of Intown Ace Hardware, owned by Tony Powers and Dave Jones, in Decatur, GA. As told by Catherine New in the Huffington Post.

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When the boss throws a tantrum

According to its own website, Murray Energy Corp. is the nation’s largest privately-held coal-mining company, “producing approximately 30 million annual tons of bituminous coal … [from] eight (8) underground and surface mining operations, plus 40 subsidiary and support companies.” The website also states it has “a support team of 3,000 hard-working, dedicated, and talented employees […]

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Because poor people just don’t eat lobster

Henry Blodget, a once-disgraced securities analyst, is now a successful and widely read blogger at Business Insider, a company he founded to provide news and insight about business, politics, the economy, technology, pop culture and other trends. Whether he ever subscribed to the Cult of Capitalism, we don’t know. But if he did, he’s no longer […]

Image courtesy of Tom Curtis/FreeDigitalPhotos.net

Because poor people just don’t eat lobster

Henry Blodget, a once-disgraced securities analyst, is now a successful and widely read blogger at Business Insider, a company he founded to provide news and insight about business, politics, the economy, technology, pop culture and other trends. Whether he ever subscribed to the Cult of Capitalism, we don’t know. But if he did, he’s no longer […]

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Small biz surviving the Big Box

How a local hardware store survived the nearby incursion of Home Depot – and now how it’s game for the new battle as Walmart opens across the street. This is the story of Intown Ace Hardware, owned by Tony Powers and Dave Jones, in Decatur, GA. As told by Catherine New in the Huffington Post.

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