Is Black Friday dead?

Still one of the top shopping days of the year, ShopperTrak, a website which counts foot traffic in retail stores, reports “preliminary retail visit data for Thanksgiving Day and Black Friday 2016, [found] that shopper visits declined a combined 1 … Continue reading →

Announcing the Winners of the 2016 FPP Peace Prize

The FPP Peace Prize was founded in 2009 due to the history of the Nobel Prize Committee selecting pro-war recipients of the Nobel Peace Prize. The FPP Peace Prize has a mission to recognize a person (or group) that has … Continue reading →

Do we really need time zones?

A couple of weeks ago most Americans, many in Arizona and everyone in Hawai’i excluded, “fell back” with the end of Daylight Saving Time. And as happens in this twice a year ritual of changing the clocks, they “spring ahead” … Continue reading →