Antitrust lawyers filed a class action lawsuit against private equity-owned Varsity Brands, the organizing force behind competitive cheerleading.
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Monopolies are lazy. Logitech bought, monopolized, and killed the universal remote control business.
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A new antitrust case shows that Prime inflates prices across the board, using the false promise of 'free shipping' that is anything but free.
(Big issue 7-3-2019)
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An Afghan General blames defense contractors for the collapse of the Afghan army. A government inspector blames the "the pervasiveness of overoptimism…
(Big issue 7-9-2019)
Yes, Web3 is a bunch of bullshit. The problem is, compared to what?
In a comical trolling of elite America, plaintiff lawyers are suing Yale, MIT, Columbia, Duke, et al for price-fixing. The suit reveals how American…
Higher prices aren't just a result of supply chain chaos or government spending. Inflation is being driven by the pricing power and higher profits of…