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We Just Got Another Big Clue About why Walmart is Raising Wages – Bloomberg Business

As the economy improves, it’s getting harder and harder to retain workers. Last month, Walmart made headlines by announcing it would be hiking wages for a significant chunk of its hourly workforce, boosting its minimum hourly rate to $10 by next year. The move earned them a lot of praise (and forced some rivals to follow suit), …

Is It Wrong to Skip the Commercials? – NYTimes.com

Is it ethical to DVR a TV show and then fast-forward through all the commercials while watching it? G.G., LOS ANGELES Is it ethical to watch a TV show in real time but to use the bathroom during commercial breaks? Is it ethical to read a magazine without glancing at …