It was only temporary, but it did cause people to freak out. Although when it id happen no warning was issued.
But hey, at least it gave people sometime to take a break.... or at least I thought when there is other forms of media present and video games left and right. There should be a day when everything shuts down for a good hour.
It is my understanding (?) that SEARS owns Discover Credit Card ... and that for more than 20 years the interest made from Sears Credit Cards, was more than their profits from retail sales.
If true, and perhaps someone knows different if not ... that is a very interesting evolution .
When you hire an out of town hit man, the cost is significant.
Then you have to hire a SECOND hit man to kill the first hit man.
Then you have to hire a THIRD hit man to kill the second hit man, etc.
...but ultimately ... it's all FREE!
As a follow up to this story outline here:
Tuesday, October 16 - Saudi Arabian King and Crown Prince now admit the journalist never came out of the embassy. They also both claim to have no knowledge of the killing team sent in.
This is ONE VERY EXPENSIVE KILLING for Saudi Arabia. It has already cost them billions and now threatens major projects of theirs worldwide. Investors worldwide are pulling back investments out of anything Saudi Arabia related.