...as are DVD deals...
How cold is it?
Yesterday I started the Jeep (wruh... wruh... wruh... wruh... prum-biddi-pum-pum-pum!). As I sat in the subzero driver's seat, letting the Jeep run to warm up, I pulled out a banana for lunch.
Look closely at the top of the banana. It was steaming.
Of course, it's never too cold for a deal on DVDs:
The parking lot in front of Mr. Movies was filled at noon. When I drove by at ten 'til, folks were lined up outside in front of the Going out of Business sign, waiting to get into Mr. Movies' liquidation sale. Brad Wede had advertised the sale as starting noon, but he appears to have had the decency to open the doors early so folks wouldn't get hypothermia in their quest for cheap disks.
The cold does make news travel more slowly: Elisa Sand alerts me that she has updated her MDL story on the store closing to give Dan Roemen some cover. The story now says that Dan Roemen, owner of Sunshine grocery and the Mr. Movies building, offered the business the opportunity to renew its lease for five years, but Mr. Movies "chose not to make that commitment."
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