Walmart helping scalpers gouge customers on the Nintendo 3DS XL

The¬†New Nintendo 3DS XL, a handheld gaming console first released nearly two years ago is still sold out nationwide. The units usually sell for $199.99. Because of the demand and non-availability, third-party “retailers” are selling these units on eBay, Amazon, and even Walmart, at a huge markup. So if you need to buy a Nintendo …

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Bryton Mellott did nothing wrong

Bryton Mellott, 22, of Urbana, Illinois, burned an American flag and posted a photo of the act to his Facebook page. People reacting to the photo sent him death threats and reportedly even made threats against him employer, Walmart. Police reviewed the photo Mr. Mellott posted on Facebook. They then went to Walmart to investigate …

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The Black & Decker Easy 8-Cup coffeemaker

A couple of weeks ago I bought a Black & Decker Easy 8-Cup coffeemaker. I thought it would be a good idea to augment my Keurig¬†single-serve coffee maker with a good old-fashioned drip maker. Why make coffee one cup at a time if I’m going to be home for a while? It seemed to me …

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Dennis Barger on Walmart adding graphic novel section

I’m no fan of Walmart. I’m also not a fan of someone who speaks about ‘dropping trousers’ and ‘greasing holes’

I’m no fan of Walmart. I’m also not a fan of someone who speaks about ‘dropping trousers’ and ‘greasing holes’

Amazon to start charging Maryland sales tax

If you live in the state of Maryland and purchase something from Amazon, an extra six percent will be added to your purchase price and funneled to Maryland in the form of a sales tax. This change goes into effect beginning today. Until now, Amazon did not collect Maryland sales tax because they did not …

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Fujicolor to close Maryland facility

Fujicolor Processing has announced that they will be closing their Williamsport, Maryland plant on March 12. The Williamsport facility processes film for Wal-Mart, Sam’s Club, and other retail stores that operate in the Northeast. The facility currently has around 125 employees who will now be out a job. I used to work at the Williamsport …

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