Consumer Electronics Association Chief: It's Gonna Be a Crappy Year (Help Us Out Obama!)

Before Sony CEO Sir Howard Stringer jumps onstage to deliver the second day keynote, CEA President Gary Shapiro is trying to rally the troops but drops this bomb: The industry's gonna shrink this year. The industry has only shrunk three other times in the last four years—it's grown every other year. 2008, even, saw… »1/08/09 11:46am1/08/09 11:46am