21:33 | Feb 12th
Sears was on its way to the graveyard of American icons when its former CEO, a reclusive billionaire named Eddie Lampert, stepped in to buy it. Unfortunately, he’s the same CEO who led the company into bankruptcy.
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danny ∙ Feb 22nd
2nd part on sears playing a part in civil rights was something I never heard of about. Cool story.
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mm ∙ Feb 12th
Fascinating episode about Sears' history and current issues.
hirad ∙ Feb 23rd
Nice! Looking forward to listening to this. Everything about their recent bankruptcy is mind boggling. The guy bled the company for 12-13 years then swoops in to buy it out of bankruptcy again! Clearly he’s getting something out of it and I’ve been dying to figure out what.