Nov 5, 2012 @ 12:18:00 am
Rumor has it that Britney Spears is writing a novel: According to the Hollywood Reporter, the pop star is in talks with publisher It Books.
Amazon has settled with the state of Arizona over unpaid sales taxes from 2006 to 2010. Last year, Arizona sued Amazon for million, claiming that the company had neglected to pay taxes that would have been standard for brick-and-mortar establishments. The amount of the settlement wasn’t disclose, but the agreement is similar to ones reached in California and Virginia. While the ruling is a victory for the states, many consumers aren’t so pleased: starting next July, Arizona shoppers will pay a 6.6 percent sales tax for their online purchases.
Some things we’re reading: (1) “I tend to believe that, before total annihilation, this clever/dumb species will design ingenious
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