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Shopping frenzies follow Thanksgiving

Shopping frenzies follow Thanksgiving

Alice Hickson, Staff Writer

November 30, 2014

After a humongous Thanksgiving feast, many people are stuffed to the point of thinking they might never be able to get up again. However, there is one incentive for them to get up the next day. The phenomenon is known as Black Friday and it’s celebrated by Americans everywhere. However the majo...

Not A Typical Salesman: Monde Thrives in the Nike SB Shoe Biz

Will Monde '11 sits comfortably amongst his emense collection of sneakers. | Photo by Madeline Hardy '11

February 24, 2010

Unlike the price of a conventional running sneaker, Nike SB (skateboarding) shoes are priced based on the hype and the quality of materials used on a given pair of shoes. Will Monde ’11, a newcomer to this buyer-seller market, entered this entrepreneurial escapade with little knowledge, but w...

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