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cornermouse Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Oct-26-05 05:03 AM
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10. In other words, people are getting too poor to shop at Wal-Mart
and the government simply must do something about it. :nopity: (world's tiniest violin)
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  -Wal-Mart Chief Says Customers Need Increase in Minimum Wage Lochloosa  Oct-26-05 04:49 AM   #0 
  - Um, woah?  Zhade   Oct-26-05 04:53 AM   #1 
  - Min. Wage people are Wallymarts main customers  wakeme2008   Oct-26-05 04:56 AM   #2 
  - Considering the memo they put out  MessiahRp   Oct-26-05 05:00 AM   #8 
     - Hey another former employee...  Solon   Oct-26-05 05:12 AM   #11 
     - The cheer was awful.  MessiahRp   Oct-26-05 05:17 AM   #12 
        - Ha! I remember us L+G guys always threw the best parties...  Solon   Oct-26-05 05:48 AM   #14 
           - LOL!  MessiahRp   Oct-26-05 05:57 AM   #16 
           - Ah yes, I hated that day...  Solon   Oct-26-05 07:15 AM   #18 
              - if i was at a job  sabbat hunter   Oct-26-05 10:11 AM   #29 
           - "Retraining"...  Zhade   Oct-26-05 03:32 PM   #31 
     - I totally agree, now they can go on record as saying they supported a hike  Javaman   Oct-26-05 08:56 AM   #20 
     - Former VERY short-term WM worker myself.  Zhade   Oct-26-05 03:28 PM   #30 
  - Act of Contrition?  chat_noir   Oct-26-05 04:56 AM   #3 
  - "You first" is right.  Starbucks Anarchist   Oct-26-05 04:57 AM   #4 
  - What is the minimum wage of Wal-Mart? Do they just use the Federal  Kralizec   Oct-26-05 09:33 AM   #22 
  - True, as Wal*mart workers, we bought stuff at Goodwill or Salvation...  Solon   Oct-26-05 10:06 AM   #27 
  - Uh huh.  yibbehobba   Oct-26-05 04:57 AM   #5 
  - Let's see, they're asking to be forced to raise their wage rates ?  Spinzonner   Oct-26-05 04:58 AM   #6 
  - walmart exemption  kymar57   Oct-26-05 07:21 PM   #34 
  - Bernie Ward went off on Wal-Mart, last night, referring to this article...  Fridays Child   Oct-26-05 05:00 AM   #7 
  - must have run the numbers through a computer and modeled up a new reality  truthisfreedom   Oct-26-05 05:02 AM   #9 
  - In other words, people are getting too poor to shop at Wal-Mart  cornermouse   Oct-26-05 05:03 AM   #10 
  - Meanwhile they are planning on hiring more part time workers  liberal N proud   Oct-26-05 05:45 AM   #13 
  - That's a famous myth.  hedgehog   Oct-26-05 06:08 AM   #17 
  - spinning  area51   Oct-26-05 05:52 AM   #15 
  - It just gets stranger and stranger  depakid   Oct-26-05 08:25 AM   #19 
  - Pot, may I introduce you to kettle?  KevinJ   Oct-26-05 09:22 AM   #21 
  - MalWart--that's a new one!  strategery blunder   Oct-26-05 09:37 AM   #23 
  - I see. He wants it to increase sales.  Zynx   Oct-26-05 09:41 AM   #24 
  - Please! Any discussion of raising the Minimum absurd.  zann725   Oct-26-05 09:45 AM   #25 
  - YO, ASSHAT!  ErisFiveFingers   Oct-26-05 09:58 AM   #26 
  - You could lower your prices more  Sabriel   Oct-26-05 10:07 AM   #28 
  - Its a scam...  Jack_DeLeon   Oct-26-05 03:53 PM   #32 
  - Hey Walmart - get a clue - minimum wage people get paid weekly  hedgehog   Oct-26-05 05:37 PM   #33 
  - not necessarily  cat_hair   Oct-26-05 07:25 PM   #35 
     - Wow - that's really a low blow  hedgehog   Oct-27-05 05:59 AM   #36 
  - Check out his quote.  Moosepoop   Oct-27-05 06:58 AM   #37 

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