NY vacuum salesmen charged with misdemeanor

SYRACUSE, N.Y. - Two vacuum salesmen didn't exactly close the deal at a recent home demonstration in central New York. State police charged the Syracuse men with...
Road promises sound like they come from vacuum salesmen

...ways never imagined." These are promises that sound like the breathless sales pitches of door-to-door vacuum-cleaner salesmen. I just don't buy them. Even if it only cost $1 to build, this proposed road would reasonably sound like a questionable...
Governor Parnell: Pebble has a plan and you have it

If there's one thing salesmen know, it's the abiding faith that if they say something over and over again, that it will become true (at least in terms of...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, thumbs down

...from a Mendenhall Valley home last week. The Juneau Police Department told gun buyers to be on the lookout for suspicious salesmen, who might be trying to sell the guns for drug money. "The Juneau Police Department has a long history of cases where the...
Pure Sole: Yeah! Klas!

...maybe more relay teams will join in.High schoolers (and scholars) are graduating every year, and those bird-brained shoe salesmen from Anchorage need to be taken down a peg or two, even if I do buy all my foot coffins there.Wouldn't it be awesome to...
My Turn: Kids need our help

...who take in thousands in fees; construction and architecture firms that take millions to build palatial schools; textbook salesmen who sell every new (and expensive) program as a cure for failing public schools - they all like the status quo. They are...
Big Brother is Facebooking you

...familiarly known as S.W.E.E.P. Could there be agents of S.W.E.E.P. impersonating mild-mannered vacuum cleaner salesmen and infiltrating communities across the country to further this agenda of information gathering? Has George Orwell's Big...
Electric buses pitched as 'positive' upgrade

A salesman from BYD, a battery company breaking into the auto industry, pitched his company's electric buses to the leaders of Juneau's...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...culture, the joking, back-slapping salesmen who act as intermediaries between dusty artifacts...culture, the joking, back-slapping salesmen who act as intermediaries between...culture, the joking, back-slapping salesmen who act as intermediaries between...
The business of selling safety to pilots

Salesmen - or to be politically correct, salespersons - that's what Safety Program Managers are. I am an Operations (pilot side) Safety...


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