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Friday, February 6, 2009

Wal-Marts deprived of SI?

Posted By on Fri, Feb 6, 2009 at 10:40 AM

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You might think this is a tawdry effort to stir reader interest, or something, on a slow day.

But no. This is about free enterprise and a huge dispute between magazine publishers and major wholesalers that could keep Sports Illustrated swimsuit editions and other magazines off the racks of thousands of Wal-Mart stores and other newsstands. This is about the dissemination of vital information in a free society. If not us, who?

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