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Old 02-03-2009, 07:46 AM
SailorJack SailorJack is offline
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The folowing quote was part of an article in today's edition of USA Today:

Royal Caribbean today confirmed what anyone shopping for a cruise in recent weeks already knows: The economic downturn has forced the company to offer some monster deals.

With the economy tumbling, "both ticket sales and onboard revenue have been impacted," the company says in a statement accompanying the release of its most recent quarterly earnings. "It has required substantial discounts to generate the requisite volume."

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