B5 season 1 set news
From: "Joseph DeMartino"
Date: Sat, 9 Nov 2002 22:36:45 -0500
I went to a local CostCo to check the price - sold out. Local
Wal-Mart - sold out. When I didn't see it in the "new releases" aisle
at Best Buy I asked an employee who immediately recognized the name and
took to a new area for TV shows on DVD. They had a couple of rack slots
labelled for it, but only three copies left in one of them. The disc
was as high as #9 on the Amazon.com sales rank this week, and it has
generally been in the top 50 ever since it was made available for
pre-order in August. I has been in Total Action Universe's Top 10 for
nearly as long, and was their top seller for a couple of days, drawing
more pre-orders than either the "X-Files" or "ST:TNG" sets due out the
Maybe you need to move. <g>
From: email@example.com (Jms at B5)
Date: 10 Nov 2002 07:44:46 GMT
All I'll say is that Warners is, apparently, stunned.
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So according to JMS, Warner is stunned by the sales of the box set. All I have to say is.....cool!
"The secret of success in showbusiness is honesty and sincerity.
Once you learn how to fake that, you've got it made."