01 March 2007

There have been rumors. In the last weeks the rumors have gotten chunkier, but today's phone call from the media — asking how we felt about it — seems confirmation. We have outstared our neighbors; Barnes Ignoble across the street is closing.

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At 01 March, 2007 19:12, Blogger Tao Lin said...

good job

victory

 
At 02 March, 2007 06:54, Blogger gina said...

I feel bad for the Barnes & Noble employees who are losing their jobs, but other than that--wow! A victory for independent bookstores!

 
At 02 March, 2007 11:18, Blogger Dan B. said...

wow -- against the tide!
-DanB

 
At 02 March, 2007 14:11, Blogger Logan Ryan Smith said...

NOOOOOOOO!!!!!!!

 
At 03 March, 2007 19:52, Blogger barbara jane said...

wow, that's actually pretty amazing. if you think about it, a lot of big businesses have left berkeley (the gap on telegraph, limited express on bancroft, etc) and opened up in emeryville. there's a b&n at bay street in e-ville, which seems to have been quite savvy in attracting and keeping all those big big big businesses there.

 

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