Day to Day senior producer Steve Proffitt presents a new "short list" — our occasional series of audio riddles. Tuesday's list is inspired by the 10th anniversary of Netscape's initial public offering of stock.
MADELEINE BRAND, host:
And time now for another of our occasional Short Lists. See if you can figure out what connects this seemingly random collection of words.
STEVE PROFFITT reporting:
YourGrocer, Beautyjungle, Boo, Pets, bigzoo, AllAdvantage, Telegent, Exodus(ph), Eve, Productopia, Pracada(ph), Musician(ph), Pseudo Real Snowball(ph), Women, Work, AdMart, Encryptics, Boxman, DVD(ph), Garden, Fired Up, World Sport(ph), Value America, Pop(ph). These are the names of failed dot-com businesses.
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