Black Friday Gives Way To Small Business Saturday

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Tweet Everyone knows about Black Friday and Cyber Monday.  It’s covered to death by the media, analyzed relentlessly by Wall Street, and now rivals Thanksgiving Thursday for displays of excess, gluttony, and questionable individual behavior. Myself, having worked retail from 1994 to 2008 (and now behind the scenes), I’m much more interested in what I call […]

Macy’s 86th Thanksgiving Day Parade: The Geeks Have Won

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TweetThursday, I got to be seven years old again.  When I woke up, my parents were watching the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade.  My mother was busy preparing dessert for the dinner at a friend’s home, so I got out a limited edition box of Pumpkin Pie Pop Tarts (on clearance at the grocery store) and […]

A quick spin around Black Friday sales online and in-store

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TweetKeep refreshing for more! • Colleen Doran is offering Sandman bookmarks with original art and rare book sets. Proceeds go the new edition of A Distant Soil. I have a very limited number of these hand drawn Sandman bookmarks, each one drawn and colored by me on acid free stock, and slipped into a protective […]

A quick spin around Black Friday sales online and in-store

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TweetKeep refreshing for more! • Colleen Doran is offering Sandman bookmarks with original art and rare book sets. Proceeds go the new edition of A Distant Soil. I have a very limited number of these hand drawn Sandman bookmarks, each one drawn and colored by me on acid free stock, and slipped into a protective […]

The Beat Comic Reviews for 21/11/12

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TweetI’m going to try a review column! Heidi sent me a message (tied to the leg of her errand boy, Piotr) asking if I’d give it a go, so here we all are. Whether you agree with the reviews or think I should take a nice warm handful of gravel and chew on it; please leave your […]