WOSU News Archives For: February 16, 2009

Presidents Day Sales Give Car Dealers Hope

12:00AM
February
16, 2009

Presidents Day is traditionally a big day for retail sales – especially car sales. A General Motors dealer in Columbus says he is encouraged by the number of cars he’s selling. The sales come despite the auto industry being in an apparent free-fall.

How Long Will The New “Black Cool” Last?

12:00AM
February
16, 2009

Much has been said and written about Barack Obama’s rise to the presidency and the racial barrier that fell with his election. WOSU Commentator Jerolyn Barbee notes some stereotypes seem to be falling as well, at least for now.