The Pen is Mightier Than the Store

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On the day I learned that Blockbuster Video would be closing its remaining store locations, I found this pen among some of my possessions still residing at my parents' home, resulting in this backhanded eulogy to the fallen giant. 

Related: Earlier this year I wrote on my love of video rental in general for Medium, including at least one Blockbuster pot shot.