I Worked For a Collections Agency, and Here’s What You Need to Know About Your Credit… Seriously

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In an ironic twist of fate, Oliver Lee Bateman took a job as a debt collector at the same time he was dodging a large debt himself.

Detroit Tigers Sign Miguel Cabrera for $292 Million. Meanwhile, Detroit.

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The average teacher in Detroit would have to work 5,840 years to make what baseball player Miguel Cabrera will “earn” in 10.

It’s About Healthcare, Not Health Insurance

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Healthcare is a human must. A sustainable high-quality health care system is the mark of a great society.

Emergency Manager Appointed to Detroit

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Bankruptcy expert Kevyn Orr will have 18 months to save Detroit from financial ruin.

The Dying Game

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Can a merciless marketplace be entrusted with caring for people?

The Male Guilt Trap

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We’re not wracked by guilt, Tom Matlack writes, we’re amazed by the men who made something when nothing was left.

Former Pro Bowler Dorsey Levens Talks to Good Sports

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We caught up with the tailback-turned-thespian to talk about acting, the private side of NFL players, head injuries, and the struggles of life after football.

Bye, Bye Blockbuster

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Yesterday, Blockbuster Video finally filed for bankruptcy. The move likely represents the last nail in the coffin for brick-and-mortar video stores, which have been replaced over the past decade by Netflix, Hulu, Redbox, On-Demand TV, and my personal favorite: copyright-infringing P2P downloads. Blockbuster’s slow dissolve into failure comes three years after Movie Gallery, owner of […]