We used to go to the video store as a family every week!

Blockbuster went bankrupt in 2010.  But did you know there are still 10 Blockbuster Video stores open in the U.S.?  Six of them are in Alaska!

In Alaska the winters are long and dark.  And the internet is expensive.  It's the perfect combination for a video rental store to still survive.

The Last Blockbusters: VICE News Tonight

Blockbuster may seem like a relic of the past, but for a lot of Alaskans, it's their only movie source. (via HBO)

Posted by Broadly on Friday, November 3, 2017

And here's another story from earlier in the year.