The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Herrings

My cousin posted this article on his Facebook wall this week. It’s a pretty typical post for the demographic subgroup that is “members of Jared’s immediate and extended family”, and it’s pretty innocuous in its own right. Most of my family, friends, and acquaintances are, after all, Mormons. Ergo...

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Here is how it went down with Mike and Cathy Barker. Hey! We Added Some More Tidbits Since Yesterday!

This is somewhat a continuation of Cathy’s, “Ambercrombie & What the Fitch” blog post from a few days ago.   If you have no idea what we are talking about here, go read her post first. We, as well as some friends got the same response as Paul did.  There are three emails in all.  Here is Mr. Dale...

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Response from City Creek Center

Dear Paul: Thank you for sharing your concerns about this retailer. Please keep in mind that the list of City Creek stores reported by the Deseret News was generated by the newspaper’s own research. It is incomplete and unconfirmed. Our retail partner, Taubman Centers, Inc., has announced 20 stores for City Creek Center and will...

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Abercrombie & What the FITCH?!?

Dear Friends, This past Saturday the LDS-owned Deseret News published a partial list of the retailers that will be in the controversial LDS-owned City Creek Mall.  Property Reserve, the LDS Church’s commercial real-estate arm, has funded the multi-billion dollar project. This company functions like the LDS Foundation, which gets...

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