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Old 21 January 2013, 01:56 AM
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Flame Report: Most Small Businesses Fail in First 6 Hours of Being on Fire

A new report from the U.S. Small Business Administration reveals that being consumed by flames poses an even greater risk to small companies than originally thought, typically causing ruinous insolvency within the first six hours of conflagration.

http://www.theonion.com/articles/rep...6-hours,30919/
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Old 21 January 2013, 02:54 PM
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That's why they have fire sales.
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