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Yes, Atlas Will “Shrug,” Eventually

JanineC Wrote: Oct 22, 2012 2:17 AM
FYI, I just went to the store for a pack of cigarettes tonight. I live in California by the way. The store had run out of all regular 100's of every decent brand. Why? Some guy had come in earlier (who said he was from New York) and he bought out all their cigarettes. I guess they cost 3x as much in NY!!

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With those remarks, business magnate and former presidential candidate Steve Forbes drew thunderous applause from his audience last Wednesday. Headlining the “Power Up!” business and motivational seminar with Sarah Palin, Rudy Giuliani, and Indian-born Zig Ziglar protégé Krish Dhanam, Mr. Forbes was speaking before a crowd of ten thousand at the Idaho Center indoor sporting complex.

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