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Low-Wage Walmart Workers Threaten To Ruin Black Friday

Employees at 28 Walmarts in 12 different cities –including Seattle — walked out of work Tuesday, but things may get a whole lot worse for the biggest retailer in the U.S. come Black Friday, according to the Huffington Post.

CBS Seattle–10/11/2012

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Toys R Us Lauches Tablet Computer… For Kids

Toys R Us plans to launch its own tablet computer aimed at children called Tabeo on October 21, a low-priced entry into the increasingly crowded tablet business.


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Pitbull Gets Bear Protection During Alaska Visit

Miami rapper Pitbull can now say he’s safe from bears in Alaska.


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Online #ExilePitbull Campaign Aims To Send Rapper To Alaska Walmart

After Walmart announced a Facebook competition to get fans of the musician Pitbull to perform at their nearest store location, an online movement called #ExilePitbull formed to get the “I Know You Want Me” rapper sent to the Walmart in Kodiak, Alaska.


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Rattlesnake Bites Medical Marijuana Grower At Washington Walmart

A rattlesnake bit a medical marijuana grower while he was in the garden section of Walmart.


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More Stores Announce They’ll Be Opening at Midnight on Black Friday… and Sooner

According to USA Today, ToysRUs has announced it will open at 9:00pm on Thanksgiving Day, and WalMart will open at 10:00pm on Thanksgiving. Best Buy is the latest in the string of retail stores that have announced they’ll be opening their doors at 12:01am on Friday, November 25 for the start of the holiday shopping season.


Second Hand Boutique Store Sees Boom In Business Despite Recession

Frugal Fashion: Back to School on a Budget

Deciding on a school outfit is a tough decision. This is how to look like a million bucks while spending a lot less.


Michelle Obama Makes Announcement About Food Formulation And Affordability

Michelle Obama/Walmart – The Unlikeliest Of Allies

As part of First Lady Michelle Obama’s “Let’s Move” campaign, she joined Walmart officials for an announcement of the nation’s largest retailer’s new plan to increase the affordability and availability of healthier food products.  The […]

1090 The Fan–01/20/2011