Amigos from sea to shining sea: I have it on pretty good authority that Walmart won't be closing its Athens branch after all.
But you fans of public universities do not gloat too much. The rich are still trying to get richer.
Harvard, struggling to make ends meet on a mere $26 billion (pass the hankies, I'm verklempt) has scrounged up enough to make an offer to a major historian of the Caribbean. You could say that, even in a period of fiscal restraint, Harvard has more than the usual, er, degrees of freedom.