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Icahn Shakes Up Blockbuster Board

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Icahn Shakes Up Blockbuster Board

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Icahn Shakes Up Blockbuster Board

Icahn Shakes Up Blockbuster Board

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This week billionaire corporate raider Carl Icahn put himself on the Blockbuster Board of Directors ballot, along with two entertainment-industry veterans. Icahn and friends won seats in what amounted to a huge no-confidence vote for Blockbuster chief John Antioco. Motley Fool Senior Writer Rick Munarriz looks at the company.