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The Short List: The Good Old Dot-Com Days

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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.


And time now for another of our occasional Short Lists. See if you can figure out what connects this seemingly random collection of words.


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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