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Travel Channel Auction Said to Draw a Crowd – DealBook Blog …

As the auction of Cox Communications’ Travel Channel heats up, Reuters is reporting that Scripps Networks Interactive, the owner of the HGTV network, and NBC Universal, a unit of General Electric, are the top contenders. Read the original post: Travel Channel Auction Said to Draw a Crowd ̵ ... ... Read More

The Carbon Case for Downloading Music – Green Inc. Blog – NYTimes.com

A new study finds that downloading albums is substantially better from an emissions perspective than buying compact discs. Read more: The Carbon Case for Downloading Music – Green Inc. Blog – NYTimes.com ... ... Read More

Poll: okay, i'm deciding to do either a Jonas comedy for my next …

Take this poll! okay, i’m deciding to do either a Jonas comedy for my next quiz, or a serious love story for my next quiz, and I can’t decide, so I wan’t a. More here: Poll: okay, i'm deciding to do either a Jonas comedy for my next … ... ... Read More

Food GPS » Blog Archive » The Pantheon of Animals #10: The Turkey

I daresay you find turkey on a multi-course degustation menu, but you’ll have to wrangle this animal from our cold, dead hands come holiday season. Let’s explore how the turkey edges into The Pantheon: … Original post:  Food GPS » Blog Archive » The Pantheon of Animals #10: The ... ... Read More

TaxProf Blog: Z-scores in 2010 U.S. News Rankings

TaxProf Blog provides resources, news , and information for law school tax professors. It is not affiliated with Auto Didactix LLC’s TaxProf, a software-based tutorial for law students in the federal income tax course. … Original post: TaxProf Blog: Z-scores in 2010 U.S. News Rankings ... ... Read More

Private Equity Gives Home to Orphaned Brands – DealBook Blog …

Following the example of Eddie Bauer, orphaned brands are poised to receive a breath of new life from private equity players and corporate buyers, BusinessWeek writes. Read more here:  Private Equity Gives Home to Orphaned Brands – DealBook Blog … ... ... Read More

Calpers Hopes Riskier Bets Will Restore Its Health – DealBook Blog …

Calpers lost nearly $60 billion in the financial markets last year, which means it has a serious long-term shortfall. Joseph A. Dear, the fund’s new invesment head, thinks the cure is in hedge funds and beaten-down private equity. Read the original here:  Calpers Hopes Riskier Bets Will Resto ... ... Read More

UK Music Industry Economists Admit: Music Industry Getting Bigger …

We’re not saying that always happens, but most of the industry studies would only count data that supported their basic premise that the music industry was in trouble and “something must be done.” That’s highly misleading — especially … Original post:  UK Music I ... ... Read More