MORGAN Freeman has closed his restaurant in Mississippi after the business failed to turn a profit in 10 years. The Hollywood actor set up the Madidi Restaurant in Clarksdale, Mississippi in 2001 with his business partner, Bill Luckett, but the pair decided to shut down the eatery due to financial issues. Luckett says in a statement, “We thank the many who dined with us over the years... The restaurant has never made money. It was never about the money to us. Success is not always measured in financial gains...” “There is a satisfaction in helping your community and exposing people to something they haven’t been exposed to. We set out to offer an experience. –AOThis news was published in The Nation newspaper. Read complete newspaper of 06-Mar-2012 here.