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Thu December 25, 2014
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(The Consumerist)
 
 
 
Starbucks clarifies its refill policy, just so you feel like you're not getting burned
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Wed December 24, 2014
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Why there are so many kooky conspiracy theories about petroleum. We're talking about you, Mr. Peak Oil
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(Huffington Post)
 
 
 
A novel idea to solve McDonald's ongoing sales problems: go back to the basics. Who really has 15 minutes to read the entire menu while sitting in the drive-through anyway?
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(Marketwatch)
 
 
 
R.I.P. - The Christmas card: 1843 - 2014
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(Investors Business Daily)
 
 
 
Wall Street stunned after Taser stock reaches a 10-year high
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Tue December 23, 2014
(BBC-US)
 
 
 
Ikea's special Christmas "Get a gazillion live aphids with every real Christmas tree purchased" promotion does not go over with consumers as well as had been hoped (pic)
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(Today)
 
 
 
After you return something to a store, do you wonder where it goes? Spoiler alert: Buying underwear at Walmart is at your own risk
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(Reuters)
 
 
 
Procter & Gamble: We're raising the bar and washing our hands of soap
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(Bloomberg)
 
 
 
The Dow tops 18,000 for the first time as the Romney Recovery - er, Romcovery™ - hits its stride
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(CNBC)
 
 
 
T. Boone Pickens says the world was a better place when everyone paid way too much for oil
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(NPR)
 
 
 
"The top 5 business stories from 2014" Staging a worker riot *for* an ousted CEO that lasted months and you ultimately won is strangely absent
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(Guardian)
 
 
 
Those 'classic' cars in Cuba that collectors are drooling over because of the 60-year embargo? Yeah, their engines are basically tractor motors held together with baling wire as a result of that 60-year embargo
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(Marketwatch)
 
 
 
There's a large recall now brewing at Keurig
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(Telegraph)
 
 
 
How to look busy at work in the final few hours you've got until Christmas
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(BBC-US)
 
 
 
OPEC says it will not reduce output to raise the price of a barrel of oil. Christmas is officially saved
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(Huffington Post)
 
 
 
Excited when your state lottery hits $100 million? Come to Spain where their latest jackpot was $3 billion
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(30)
 
(Marketwatch)
 
 
 
Bang & Olufsen says 2015 revenue losses will be greatly amplified
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Mon December 22, 2014
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
T-Mobile to pay $90 million to settle claims of fake customer charges. Or as AT&T subscribers call fake charges, their monthly statement
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(Business Insider)
 
 
 
Dov Charney wants us to know he's sleeping on friends' couches and down to his last $100K, one week after he was fired from American Apparel
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(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Google gets slapped by Russia with a fine totaling $1.6... thousand
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(New York Daily News)
 
 
 
"McDonald's also recently launched a marketing campaign that addressed common questions about its food, such as whether the beef has worms (the answer: 'No. Gross. End of story.')"
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(MSN)
 
 
 
Toyota, the world's biggest car company, wants to get rid of gasoline completely. A new steam-powered car in the future, anyone?
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(Daily Mail)
 
 
 
Air New Zealand flight crews ordered to stop drinking on the job after ... well, who cares? The pertinent point is that up until yesterday, Air New Zealand flight crews could drink on the job
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(14)
 
(Adweek)
 
 
 
The Life and Times of Snuggle Bear, a much better fabric softener mascot than the evil Downy Baby, and only half as drunk
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(14)
 
(Showbiz 411)
 
 
 
Sony stands to make billions by selling the film rights to everything that's going on with them (since by keeping the film rights their movie would either bomb or be withheld from release)
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(Talking Points Memo)
 
 
 
Ever wanted to see a country get bankrupted because "freedom"? Give us about a month after relations completely normalize with Cuba and you will. God bless America
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Sun December 21, 2014
(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Oakland battles with hipsters and developers attempting to whitewash city, gentrify it into new Brooklyn. "When some American Steel Studios artists took their art cars out to a party in West Oakland earlier this fall, they were decidedly unwelcome"
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(Huffington Post Canada)
 
 
 
Before you grab a ridiculously cheap Airbnb listing this holiday season, check the listing to make sure you are not sleeping outside next to a dumpster. Because you totally could be
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(Stuff.co.nz)
 
 
 
The once masculine trucking world is starting to attract more female drivers. That's a big 10-4
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(Deslidefied)
 
 
 
The ugliest cars of 2014 once again show that one man's Aztec is another man's Aston (link deslided)
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(The Register)
 
 
 
Sony Lawyers: You all risk legal action by reading the leaked data from the recent hack. Yeah, good luck with that
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(NYPost)
 
 
 
Carl Icahn lends $20 million to the Trump Taj Mahal to avoid shutdown, should have about the same chance of getting his money back as if he gave it to the casino's Keno girl
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(Variety)
 
 
 
In a move that some are calling an early Christmas present to the entire country, Dish removes Fox News and Fox Business from its channel lineup
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(Lifehacker)
 
 
 
The happiest companies to work for include Google, Johnson & Johnson and Chevron...wait, what?
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Sat December 20, 2014
(Brand Eating)
 
 
 
Frito-Lay Japan unveils plum and cream cheese tortilla chips for the holidays. I wonder how it goes with KFC Christmas chicken
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(24/7 Wall Street)
 
 
 
These are the beers America no longer drinks
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(Guardian)
 
 
 
There's Black Friday and Cyber Monday. And now we have Panic Saturday, the Saturday before Christmas where people burn over $4M per minute on crap for others
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(ABC)
 
 
 
Brick & Mortar stores take on their online competitors by bringing online shopping in-store. That'll learn'em
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(News.com.au)
 
 
 
One of the busiest Christmas travel days of the year is just a perfect time for Jetstar's computer system to crash
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(Washington Post)
 
 
 
World's largest canned tuna company gets even bigger as Chicken of the Sea buys Bumble Bee. Sorry, Charlie
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(Bloomberg)
 
 
 
If you're a gas station owner and oil is falling in price, how to stay profitable? A) Sell 1,000 gallons a day. B) Sell 1,000 tires a day. C) Sell 1,000 hot dogs a day
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(Fortune)
 
 
 
Timber company CEO gives back his $2 million bonus, saying he "doesn't deserve it." Finally, a company official going against the grain
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(CNN)
 
 
 
For no apparent reason, Eastern Airlines is back from the dead
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Fri December 19, 2014
(Gizmodo)
 
 
 
More than a million credit cards compromised in Staples security breach. Surprise: More than a million people shopped at Staples
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(Guardian)
 
 
 
Tim Cook announces that he is greatly offended by media reports on how shabbily Apple's Chinese workforce is treated
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(Bloomberg)
 
 
 
Blackberry is actually making money again. Isn't that one of the signs of the approaching Apocalypse or something?
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(Bloomberg View)
 
 
 
Radio Shack's primary function is as a Wall Street prop bet
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(22)
 
(The New York Times)
 
 
 
Metlife Insurance is angrily claiming they are nowhere NEAR as big or important as federal regulators claim they are
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(16)
 
(Daily Mail)
 
 
 
You can now eat your entire Christmas dinner in the form of a donut as bakery creates Christmas dinner pastry made with candied bacon, turkey salt and sausage and onion gravy (pics)
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(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Fort Wayne airport experiencing "record growth" as people use it to flee Indiana at the rate of 1,800 people per week on planes going ANYWHERE else
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(16)
 
(Marketwatch)
 
 
 
Apparently, America doesn't run on Dunkin'
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(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Denver International Airport opens luxury pet boarding facility. Your dog wants some prime dog airport hotel steak. You'd stay too if you were allowed (pics)
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(Forbes)
 
 
 
Craft beers aren't killing sales of Budweiser and Coors, old age is killing off anyone with the taste buds to tolerate that swill
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Thu December 18, 2014
(BetaNews)
 
 
 
Chinese-made Android phones increasingly coming with malware pre-installed so you don't have to download it later
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(30)
 
(Politico)
 
 
 
IRS may be shutting down to save money. Yay. It may cut back on refund processing to meet its budget. Boo
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(35)
 
(WPBF West Palm Beach)
 
 
 
Spa offers new 'beer bath' treatment. Less filling, bathes great
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(7)
 
(International Business Times)
 
 
 
Coca-Cola ends 13-year sponsorship of "American Idol" after judges say their new jingle is "A little pitchy"
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(17)
 
(Time)
 
 
 
Fun economic fact of the day: Google is now worth more than the entire Russian stock market
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(17)
 
(The Debrief (UK))
 
 
 
"Does anyone remember those hairy bags that looked like a scrotum? Well we've all been saying it's about time someone transferred this design concept to footwear, and now it's actually happened"
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(Newsday)
 
 
 
North Korea-linked Sony hack may be costliest ever for U.S. company, analyst says. In other news, a business analyst thinks that Sony is an U.S. company
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(21)
 
(Marketwatch)
 
 
 
Roper increases dividend 25%, promises not to raise the rent on Jack, Chrissy and Janet
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(16)
 
(SeattlePI)
 
 
 
Blackberry launches Classic phone in an effort to get people to remember a time when they weren't on the brink of bankruptcy
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(31)
 
(Capital New York)
 
 
 
Layoffs begin at the New York Times, according to the New York Post
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(7)
 
(The Times of India)
 
 
 
Google researches the use of color in business. U.S. companies still hoping to make enough green to stay in the black
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(7)
 
(Reuters)
 
 
 
Triumph the lingerie maker recalls more than 20,000 brassieres after complaints that underwires suddenly poked out. Recalled bras to be pooped on after return
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(14)
 
(Guardian)
 
 
 
With Russia on the verge of collapse, Gérard Depardieu has concluded that now is the time to launch a luxury watch line for Russians, with pieces starting at $20,000
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(ABC7 New York)
 
 
 
Since casinos in Atlantic City did so well, New York decides they want some of that sweet action
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