Kevin Smith

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Kevin Smith on KCRW

This week, filmmaker Kevin Smith is telling us about his role in the attempted rescue of Stan Lee.

Kevin Smith remembers Stan Lee and how he tried to save his hero

This week, filmmaker Kevin Smith is telling us about his role in the attempted rescue of Stan Lee.

from The Business

In Kevin Smith’s new movie ‘ Jay and Silent Bob Reboot ’ the title characters naturally find themselves with pot problems right off the bat, after authorities storm their makeshift…

Kevin Smith reflects on a changing industry, and takes his new movie on the road

In Kevin Smith’s new movie ‘ Jay and Silent Bob Reboot ’ the title characters naturally find themselves with pot problems right off the bat, after authorities storm their makeshift…

from The Business

Early this year, a grocery chain with just 18 stores in Washington and Oregon  bought up 146 supermarkets in five other states , including 83 in California.

The Final Check-Out for an Ambitious Grocery Chain

Early this year, a grocery chain with just 18 stores in Washington and Oregon bought up 146 supermarkets in five other states , including 83 in California.

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