The Final Final Days Of A Closing Borders Store

Photos taken today, Saturday April 16, 2011:

I don’t know how long that “Final 4 Days” sign has been up, but it’s still open.


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And that is also the future price of tarted-up text file eBooks. Deal with it, Big Six!


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Things look worse on the inside (these were shot through glass):


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Ah, well.

But don’t worry! Listen to an expert print publishing veteran!

The main question is not whether ebooks will drive out print books, because nobody with any common sense really believes that, it’s what the ratio will be.

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Yeah, right.

And three years ago those running Borders into the ground would have laughed if I told them it would come to this!

Wake up, you bloated overpaid bastards! Wake up!

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