Linens N Things is now gone. Circuit City is all gone. Shoe Carnival--I recall when it opened about 8 years ago with fanfare and giveaways--is gonzo. This shell is like dozens of others; it's next to Home Goods on Randall Road. The space is for lease for anyone brave enough to open another store. A recent article on Yahoo mentions several businesses that are on the verge of bankruptcy: Sbarro mall pizza, Krispy Kreme donuts, Chrysler automobiles, Claires girl's store in the mall, to name a few. When will the carnage end?