December 2018 Friday’s e-links: From a Trek Across Antarctica to a Pizza Scam and Two Physicians with the Same Last Name

Friday’s e-links: Today we complete a story with an update about how extreme athlete Colin O’Brady successfully crossed the Antarctic, unaided.

A Pizza Peace

New York’s pizza price war has ended. During April, we could buy a 75-cent slice of pizza in midtown Manhattan. The brief price war that brought the price down from $1.50 to $1.00 to $.79 to $.75 has ended. As…

Super Bowl Economics

The least expensive Super Bowl weekend in Indianapolis might cost close to $6248. That means you purchased a “nosebleed” seat for $2100 from StubHub, your coach airfare from NY or Boston was $1379 instead of the usual $400, and you…

34 Million Different Pizzas

Expressing concern about a proposed FDA calorie-posting rule, Domino’s says it would have to list 34 million different kinds of pizzas. Really. This Bloomberg video explains their position. Using Domino’s “Cal-O-Meter” as a source, they show an image of a…