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Posted: November 21, 2012 at 3:38 a.m.

QUOTE OF THE DAY “They said they were going to produce lousy results, and they didn’t disappoint — they produced lousy results.” Erik Gordon, University of Michigan business and law professor, on Best Buy’s quarterly earnings report Article, 1D

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