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Is the grass always greener?

I was jealous. When the revival of American Buffalo announced that Haley Joel Osment was joining Leguizamo AND Cedric The Entertainer, for a moment I thought I was involved with the wrong Mamet.  Many people think it’s a better play than Speed, it had three Hollywood names appealing to three different demographics, etc. I took …

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Don’t run from the roaches.

I was on a subway platform the other day. And so was a roach. And so were a group of Australian tourists who, when they saw the roach, ran to the other side of the platform, shrieking like their shrimps were burning on the barbee along the way. I couldn’t help but wonder what that …

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Where to do your holiday shopping.

I was a bit of a doomsdayer yesterday, I know. So today, I’m gonna be Mr. Constructive-Guy and follow-up with a simple something you can do to help the biz get through this economic muck.  At the same time, this something will actually make your life a lot easier as well. Here it is.  You …

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(Not So) Favorite Quotes: Volume XIII

From the New York Times, this past Wednesday: Best Buy, the electronics retailer, cut its fiscal 2009 earnings outlook on Wednesday and said it was being hammered by the worst retail environment in its 42-year history. “Rapid, seismic changes in consumer behavior have created the most difficult climate we’ve ever seen,” the chief executive, Bradbury …

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