A plaque remaining from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem.

Above, a 1934 plaque from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem. Discarded as trash in 2006.

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Entry from May 27, 2011
Profit of Doom

Entry in progress—B.P.

Doctor Doom

OCLC WorldCat
The profit of doom.
Author: Hugh Dirac
Publisher: London : Sidgwick & Jackson, 1970.
Edition/Format:  Book : Fiction : English

OCLC WorldCat record
Profits of doom.
Edition/Format:  Article : English
Publication: Lancet, 1971 Jan 23; 1(7691): 173-4
Database: From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine

OCLC WorldCat record
The Profits of doom : a War on Want investigation into the ‘world food crisis’.
Author: C Robbins; J Ansari
Publisher: London : War on Want, 1976.
Edition/Format:  Book : English

OCLC WorldCat record
Profits of doom. Climate change, Kyoto, the Hague and the market
Edition/Format:  Article : English
Publication: INDUSTRIAL ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT, 11, Part 7 (2000): 17
Database: British Library Serials

New York (NY) Post
Profits of doom
Pseudo-scientists are just as wrong as Rapture folk about end of the world

By Kyle Smith
Posted: 11:04 PM, May 28, 2011
Ha ha. Harold Camping — what an idiot! He predicted the end of the world on May 21. Last week, the Christian radio station owner said he was kind of right, though no one else noticed, and anyway the judgin’ will continue until (new date!) Oct. 21 of this year, when the world really and truly will be destroyed, probably.

Posted by Barry Popik
New York CityBanking/Finance/Insurance • (0) Comments • Friday, May 27, 2011 • Permalink