Monthly Archives: October 2015

WHEN AN UN$TOPPABLE FORCE AWAKEN$…

Some estimates claim that $5B worth of Star Wars (SW) merchandise will be sold over the next yr with the global box office registering an amazing $2B±. And, how about that extraordinary spike in ESPN’s Monday Night Football (10/19/15) when … Continue reading

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THE LAND$CAPE OF RETAIL

THE LAND$CAPE OF RETAIL, 2014 (Monthly Retail by Kinds of Bizes, Census.org)   In 2014 Total Domestic retail was a $5.21 T industry. These $$ include Motor Vehicle & Parts Dealers (MV&PD) and Food Service and Drinking Establishments (FS & … Continue reading

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WJR Interview 10/22/15 at 11:15AM

Mike will join Marie Osborne and Rachelle Riley at 11:15 AM om WJR Radio to discuss the phenomenon of Oprah’s new ownership in Weight Watchers

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Mike contributed 10/15/15) to an upcoming article on holiday shopping by the Detroit Free Press  by Georgea Kovanis

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Mike is contributing to Murray Feldman’s Fox2 and WWJ Fri(10/16/15) reports on the “death” of Black Friday while the entireTHXGVNG wknd through Cyber Mon continues to grow.

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Mike was just interviewed on 10/9/15 by a Guardian journalist, Henry Grabar on the remarkable recovery that is the City of Detroit

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Mike is going to make a contribution on “Let it Rip” on 10/8/15 about the Fiat Chrysler UAW new contract accord to avert a strike.

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PLAYOFF CONTENDER$ FOR THE WORLD SERIE$ CHAMPION$HIP

We have selected 5 variables to predict who is going to play and win the World Series of 2015. We admit that our variables are overlapping in some instances. For example, big market teams like the CHC, LAD, NYY & … Continue reading

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WE’RE CAUGHT IN THE VINES & CAUGHT IN TIME!

Let’s get right to it! We are lifelong Cubs’ fans. My kids & grandkids had NO choice in the matter. We’re delighted that the Boys of Wrigley and Joe Maddon had the 3rd best record in the Majors this year. … Continue reading

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HER GREAT $PIRIT & HIS GRAND $PENDNG!  

  T-1: Females Win   T-2: Males Win Category F M Diff   Category F M Diff Celebrate H-ween 65% 63% F +2%   Throw a Party 29% 34% M +5% Costume Dress 45% 43% F +2%   Haunted Home … Continue reading

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