More Pathetic Pictures From a Dying Sears, JCP (Update 3)

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*Update, Sunday morning, March 16, 2014: See the latest from Sears, including the condition of its Craftsman and Home sections in the same South LA mall home to disarray at Walmart. 

*Update, Monday morning, January 6, 2014: For further context, please read the author's response to Sears and the controversy this article triggered, Sears: A National Tragedy.

**Updated from 4:06 p.m., EST w/ Brian Sozzi images from J. C. Penney on Page Two and official response from Sears VP of Corporate Communications via Twitter as well as images from a Sears store in Santa Monica, CA, on Page Three

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Here's an update I wanted to put up top to ensure you saw it -- official response from Sears VP of Corporate Communications Chris Brathwaite followed by a request for reader participation: 

If you are near or can be near a Sears and are so inclined, head over and take some pictures. Be random. Don't just look for the bad ones. Send them to me via email (rocco.pendola@TheStreet.com) or on Twitter, @Rocco_TheStreet

TheStreet's Brian Sozzi, also known as Belus Capital Advisors CEO, is roaming a Sears Holdings flagship store in New York as we speak. And, as was the case during the run-up to the holiday shopping season, the images he's posting on Twitter are nothing short of pathetic: