Blockbuster to file for bankruptcy

Posted by · 10:57 am · August 28th, 2010

With Blockbuster Video preparing to go into Chapter 11 next month, it seems like it’s the end of an era…even if it was a long, painful, downward spiral of an end. The first video store I ever frequented was a company called Doorstep Video in the early 1990s.  But not long after I began going […]

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6/2 Web Round-up

Posted by · 9:37 am · June 2nd, 2009

• With “The Hangover” on the way next weekend, Dave Itzkoff talks to director Todd Phillips. [New York Times] • Tom O’Neil remembers Jay Leno’s 12-year Emmy losing streak as the host exits “The Tonight Show.” [Gold Derby] • Hey, proper use of the word “exclusive” for a change (and a few days late linking).  […]

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