The economy is so rotten that even discount stores are going under! But the real reason for Filene's and Syms going bankrupt, according to this article, is that larger department stores have started carrying the same brands that they do, so they've become largely irrelevant and nearly obsole ... More >>
via NYDNOver 200 women flooded the Filene's Basement on the Upper West Side yesterday for an event, which is apparently annual, called "The Running of the Brides." It's basically just a wedding dress sale, but more awful. The Daily News found a crazy person/bride-to-be named Nikki Saucier and ... More >>
How about these Mike?Our mayor, like every other over-sixty jewish man probably does, buys his socks for cheap from Filene's. The New York Post got the mayor to tell where the emperor gets his new clothes from. He said, "I buy my suits at Martin Greenfield, my shirts from Paul Stuart and my s ... More >>
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