Helpful Man Saves Woman Effort Of Telling Idea To Boss Herself

ATLANTA—In an unprompted act of generosity from one coworker to another, Spryte Logistics employee Ben Graham reportedly took the initiative to share one of Emily Fehrman’s ideas with their boss on Friday, saving her the time and effort of doing it herself.

Fisher-Price Releases New In Utero Fetal Activity Gym

EAST AURORA, NY—Touting it as the perfect tool for entertaining and stimulating the fetus during gestation, Fisher-Price announced the release Wednesday of a new in utero activity gym. “Whether they’re batting at the friendly toucans in order to harden their cartilage into bone or tapping the multicolored light-up palm tree to test out their sense of vision once their eyes open at 28 weeks, the Fisher-Price Rainforest Friends Prenatal Activity Gym is guaranteed to give your fetus a head start and keep it happy and occupied,” said director of marketing Kevin Goldbaum.

It Kind Of Sweet CEO Thinks He Doing Good Job

SEATTLE—Admitting that the sight of him laying out his vision for the company was pretty endearing, employees at Rainier Solutions reported Monday that it was kind of sweet that CEO Greg Warner thinks he is doing a good job.

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Business Bankruptcies Looming In 2009

Thus far, 2009 is shaping up to be a tough year for businesses, with three large companies—telecommunications giant Nortel, chemical company Tronox, and Equal sweetener manufacturer Merisant Worldwide—having filed for bankruptcy within the first two weeks of January. What other businesses are on the brink of Chapter 11 and why?

Ann Taylor—Company over-projected demand for lingerie featuring large shoulder pads.

Brink's—Truck carrying entire contents of company treasury was robbed

Enron—In-house accountants conceded that the company has been underperforming of late

Suncoast Video—Though your local store has been gone for 10 years, they still haven't filled its spot in the mall

Sunoco—Entrusted company leadership to a lady

Hanes—Tough times have caused people to immediately abandon their underwear

Sean John—After conquering the fashion and fragrance worlds, hip-hop mogul Sean Combs' brand made a disastrous foray into pharmaceuticals

Eddie Bauer—Nuclear meltdown on Vermont–New Hampshire border eliminated 70 percent of the company's customer base

Citigroup—Bet tens of billions of dollars that people with no verifiable income could afford expensive houses, which, when you think about it, was pretty stupid

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