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Historic ‘Blockbuster’ Store Offers Glimpse Of How Movies Were Rented In The Past (Video, The Onion)

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May 13, 2008 – Comments (6) | RELATED TICKERS: BLOKA.DL , CC.DL2 , BGPIQ.DL

Historic ‘Blockbuster’ Store Offers Glimpse Of How Movies Were Rented In The Past (Video, The Onion)

                                                                                                                                                                                               
Historic â��Blockbusterâ�� Store Offers Glimpse Of How Movies Were Rented In The Past                           

Borders Books, Books a Million and Barnes and Noble are next....                                                                                      

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#1) On May 13, 2008 at 9:19 PM, dbhealy (42.70) wrote:

LOL!  gotta love the onion.

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#2) On May 13, 2008 at 10:16 PM, Tastylunch (29.26) wrote:

Back in my day we used to have walk uphill to watch our movies  both ways! in the snow! and pay outrageous late fees!

Dang kids with their easy lives and their hippity hop music. 

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#3) On May 14, 2008 at 12:03 AM, SpaceMonkey01 (71.44) wrote:

I also remember a time when people bought big ticket electronics at a brick and mortar retailer where prices were higher and selection was limited when compared to online retailers.

Perhaps a synergistic merger between these two dinosaurs woud yield a competitive company. I'm going to call Carl Icahn and pitch him this ground breaking idea. 

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#4) On May 14, 2008 at 1:02 PM, madcowmonkey (< 20) wrote:

I love Patron!

Simply Perfect!

 

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#5) On June 12, 2008 at 6:48 PM, andrikos23 (< 20) wrote:

Hilarious!

 In a very Oniony ironic twist, the last movie I rented from BB (exchanged my mailings) was... drumroll.... THE ONION MOVIE.

Not really a movie, but hilarious nevertheless... 

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#6) On July 02, 2008 at 4:25 PM, TheParadox (91.40) wrote:

...so stupid, lol, thanks onion... good post

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