Although it's not specifically videogame news, it is big news when the second largest US electronics retailer seeks court approval under their bankruptcy filing to liquidate the stock of their remaining 567 stores.
Obviously, this is tragic news for the 34,000 employees of Circuit City, particularly at a time of such economic turmoil. It also means that the huge red Circuit City stores will be left empty...a massive reminder of the times.
There is no word yet on any discounts, particularly in regard to videogames, but we'll keep you updated if there are any great deals to be had.
In the meantime, let's think of all of the people and families that this affects. Perhaps now would be a good time to take a break from gaming and donate some of your time to a shelter, food bank, or blood bank.