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Things I learned on the way to something else-September Edition
Posted 9/10/2012 6:41:00 AM

Oh Oh. I've been reading again. That can only lead to knowledge,information and YES, tons of trivial little snippets that you MUST dispose of. Thus I offer you this month's offering of "Things I learned on the way to something else ! "

* WalMart says if it were to cut ONE SECOND off of it's average customer check out time in the U.S. It would save 12 MILLION DOLLARS per year ( Wall Street Journal)

* 41 banks have failed so far this year in the U.S. (St. Paul Pioneer Press )

* Al Pacino: AL PA will play JOE PA (Paterno ) in the movie (Some cable networjk--I forget which one) Meanwhile, Pacino will star in a revival of GLENGARRY GLEN ROSS,starting on 10/16. (New Yorker)

* Egypt is the world's largest Wheat Importer. US is the world's largest expoter. However, these days Egypt is getting it's wheat from Russia,Romania and the Ukraine. (Wall St. Journal)

 

Posted By: John Murphy  

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