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Journalist Recalls Crazy Eddie Lingo
- Fishbowl NY (blog)
CrazyEddieAd This is a tribute Eddie Antar, who passed away last weekend at age 68, would have been entirely sold on. It was written by the Daily Record's William Westhoven, who worked for a number of years at the Crazy Eddie
store in Union, N.J. in ...
Sat, 17 Sep 2016 13:15:17 GMT
Remembering Crazy Eddie: His Prices Were Insane
- The New Yorker
Growing up in Manhattan in the eighties, I loved the TV commercials for the electronics chain “Crazy Eddie
.” What kid wouldn't? The pitchman, an unholy mashup of Pee-wee Herman and Donald Trump, would squeeze as many words as humanly possible ...
Fri, 16 Sep 2016 17:45:15 GMT
Crazy Eddie turned me into a journalist
- Daily Record
I am 27 years into a rewarding second career as a journalist, 22 of them with the Daily Record. But before I put my college education to its intended purpose, I spent about seven years working for Eddie Antar — aka Crazy Eddie
, who died last week at ...
Thu, 15 Sep 2016 18:30:03 GMT
'Crazy Eddie,' electronics retailer, dies at 68
” Antar, whose chain of eponymous electronics retail stores was a business and cultural phenomenon before he landed in jail on fraud charges, died Sept. 10 at age 68. A cause of death was not disclosed. The grandson of Syrian Jewish ...
Thu, 15 Sep 2016 15:12:58 GMT
Eddie Antar, owner of Crazy Eddie retail chain, dead at 68
- Cosumnes Connection (subscription)
" Antar, whose chain of eponymous electronics retail stores was a business and cultural phenomenon before he landed in jail on fraud charges, died Saturday at age 68. And his fall from grace was spectacular. "Crazy
Antar, center, ...
Wed, 14 Sep 2016 07:03:50 GMT
Eddie Antar, Founder of Famed NY Electronics Giant, Dies at 68
- The Jewish Voice
” Antar, whose chain of eponymous electronics retail stores was a business and cultural phenomenon, died last Saturday at age 68. According to a report in the New York Times, Antar's death was confirmed by the Bloomfield-Cooper Jewish ...
Tue, 13 Sep 2016 22:17:10 GMT
Wistful for the 'Crazy Eddie' Era
- Wall Street Journal
It would be dishonest to suggest I'm distraught over the death of “Crazy Eddie
” Antar, whose electronics stores' ads, on TV and radio, blanketed the airwaves during the 1970s and 1980s. Mr. Antar died Saturday at age 68. I suppose he deserves credit ...