I wish there were a Fry's close to me. The closest one is a 5 hour drive. Fry's is mostly in California and Texas, with a few stores in other states. Here is a link to an 8 foot cable that our best buy carries:
And if $64 is not expensive enough, for $104 they also carry this monster cable:
Circuit city did have this one for only $60:
Unfortunately those are about the only choices a lot of us have any more, excluding online. Just to be clear I live in St. Louis, which is not exactly out in BFE.