Premiere Date:Friday, November 28, 2008
That "Black Friday" term used to predict bad things ahead for only a limited number of retailers...those who did poorly on the day after Thanksgiving and therefore might go out of business. This year, with consumers unwilling to open their wallets, the term may apply to a large swath of the retail world. Birmingham News business reporter Mike Tomberlin Birmingham News business reporter Mike Tomberlin and Auburn University-Montgomery Economist Keivan Deravi will join us for an all-economy conversation on what is usually the biggest shopping day of the year. This weeks FTR airs at 9:00pm Friday. On Monday it will be online on the APT Video Room Page.