Coming to a Theater Near You: Pricier Popcorn

Families turning to the movies this summer for a little distraction from the economic drama in the own lives might not find the relief they were seeking. The cost of movie tickets and those tubs of popcorn are starting to creep up in some theaters across the country. Part of the problem: the rising price of corn resulting from the increased ethanol production and more countries around the world seeking the grain. Corn prices are up 58 percent from where they were last year at this time. ...Full Story
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