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83. "Mal-Wart" is perfect!
Spread it far and wide!
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  -Wal-Mart: Our shoppers are 'running out of money' Newsjock  Apr-27-11 08:35 PM   #0 
  - Then pay your employees a decent wage.  yourout   Apr-27-11 08:36 PM   #1 
  - Walmart Canada is...  murphyj87   Apr-27-11 08:56 PM   #21 
  - In Canada  Aerows   Apr-28-11 08:02 AM   #80 
  - Exactly...  murphyj87   Apr-28-11 02:13 PM   #117 
  - There are no unionized Walmarts in Canada  Canuckistanian   Apr-29-11 09:10 PM   #146 
  - I highly recommend your response!!!  diane in sf   Apr-28-11 01:52 AM   #66 
  - Maybe even a 'union negotiated, collectively bargained'...  YvonneCa   Apr-28-11 10:28 AM   #105 
  - To Walmart I can only say DUH. n/t  RKP5637   Apr-27-11 08:36 PM   #2 
  - No kidding!  laundry_queen   Apr-28-11 12:01 AM   #63 
  - Bingo^  999998th word   Apr-28-11 04:01 AM   #69 
  - Remember when Ford decided  druidity33   Apr-28-11 05:45 AM   #71 
  - Bravo!  dixiegrrrrl   Apr-28-11 07:37 AM   #76 
  - Excellent analysis. nt  raccoon   Apr-28-11 07:55 AM   #77 
  - Perfect analysis  Pacifist Patriot   Apr-28-11 08:01 AM   #79 
  - That's exactly it, packed in a nutshell.  closeupready   Apr-28-11 09:08 AM   #91 
  - Well said!!! n/t  RKP5637   Apr-28-11 09:33 AM   #97 
  - Outstanding rant.  CrispyQ   Apr-28-11 10:07 AM   #101 
  - +1 TRILLION  Amonester   Apr-28-11 01:04 PM   #116 
  - Well Said and Agreed n/t  OhioChick   Apr-28-11 02:26 PM   #120 
  - I gotta join in - BULLSEYE !  Trajan   Apr-28-11 10:55 PM   #137 
  - +10000  Canuckistanian   Apr-29-11 09:06 PM   #145 
  - You got it  Canuckistanian   Apr-29-11 09:04 PM   #144 
  - You reap what you sow. nt  Gidney N Cloyd   Apr-27-11 08:39 PM   #3 
  - Wal Mart made a business decision to target lower income customers  bluestateguy   Apr-27-11 08:40 PM   #4 
  - They also made the choice to create low income  EC   Apr-27-11 09:07 PM   #26 
  - EXACTLY!!!!! And they couldn't see it coming?????  emsimon33   Apr-27-11 11:29 PM   #62 
  - This is what happens when hundreds of billions of Fed money only goes to the wealthy  DJ13   Apr-27-11 08:40 PM   #5 
  - Trickle down worked perfect  RantinRavin   Apr-27-11 08:46 PM   #12 
  - What they meant by "Trickle Down" is that the rich piss all over the middle class.  Crowman1979   Apr-28-11 10:58 PM   #138 
     - + 1000  CanonRay   Apr-30-11 01:07 PM   #147 
  - And we're still subsidizing the oil companies --- !!!!  defendandprotect   Apr-27-11 09:07 PM   #25 
  - What I don't understand is why we are not subsidizing Walmart  Bandit   Apr-28-11 11:00 AM   #109 
     - They will .... maybe something like a Chapel in Wal-Mart? ....  defendandprotect   Apr-28-11 12:37 PM   #115 
  - NONE of it makes any F'en sense, none of it. I just watched  RKP5637   Apr-27-11 09:19 PM   #29 
     - You might find it offensive  DJ13   Apr-27-11 09:27 PM   #33 
     - That's good. I'm never quite sure what to say if I send it to someone. I have  RKP5637   Apr-27-11 09:34 PM   #37 
     - kick eom  ellenfl   Apr-27-11 09:43 PM   #39 
     - Thanks! n/t  RKP5637   Apr-27-11 09:49 PM   #41 
     - kicking to keep a link. watching now.  robinlynne   Apr-28-11 12:06 AM   #64 
     - Thanks! n/t  RKP5637   Apr-28-11 09:14 AM   #94 
     - K&R to watch tonight, if it's rainy.  closeupready   Apr-28-11 09:10 AM   #92 
     - Good! I think you'll find it pretty interesting!  RKP5637   Apr-28-11 09:13 AM   #93 
     - Thank you very much for that.  ronnie624   Apr-28-11 09:58 AM   #100 
        - You're welcome. It was a real eye opener for us. You kind of see some  RKP5637   Apr-28-11 04:37 PM   #129 
  - Lick it up, Wal-Mart. LICK IT UP.  Brickbat   Apr-27-11 08:40 PM   #6 
  - Mal-Wart can congratulate themselves  xfundy   Apr-27-11 08:42 PM   #7 
  - Very careful shopper here  Knight Hawk   Apr-27-11 09:02 PM   #24 
  - patronise Main Street and Mom'n'Pop businesses  Swagman   Apr-27-11 09:33 PM   #36 
  - "Mal-Wart" is perfect!  City Lights   Apr-28-11 08:11 AM   #83 
  - More tax cuts for the Walton Family will fix that  high density   Apr-27-11 08:43 PM   #8 
  - So Mr Duke... Time For You To....  rsmith6621   Apr-27-11 08:45 PM   #9 
  - Folks here is a translation  MadMaddie   Apr-27-11 08:46 PM   #10 
  - Well put, MM.  Sonoman   Apr-27-11 09:53 PM   #44 
  - I entered one once as well, to get gardening gloves I had forgotten on the way to a CSA produce  LuckyLib   Apr-28-11 04:01 PM   #126 
  - they're planning 4 new stores in DC area so this is news---so far, one community saying not so fast  wordpix   Apr-27-11 10:20 PM   #51 
  - and they hold on to those empty stores  n2doc   Apr-28-11 03:11 PM   #122 
     - Exactly!  MadMaddie   Apr-28-11 06:14 PM   #134 
  - Damn that sucks  Autumn   Apr-27-11 08:46 PM   #11 
  - Good to see this, 'cause they and others like them could provide  elleng   Apr-27-11 08:47 PM   #13 
  - Why change...  MattSh   Apr-28-11 10:55 AM   #108 
  - Yeah, crappy wages, selling cheap Chinese crap to enrich the Waltons had nothing to do with it...  freshwest   Apr-27-11 08:47 PM   #14 
  - Now that Wal-Mart is concerned the people in Wash DC (BOTH  Booster   Apr-27-11 08:51 PM   #15 
  - If they hadn't alienated the left in so many ways,  Zorra   Apr-27-11 08:52 PM   #16 
  - I have no truck with Wal-Mart ...  earthside   Apr-27-11 08:52 PM   #17 
  - Exactly  Knight Hawk   Apr-27-11 09:09 PM   #27 
  - Hopefully, commercial spending will continue until the jobs return  Kolesar   Apr-27-11 09:37 PM   #38 
  - And exactly what jobs do you expect will return?  fasttense   Apr-28-11 06:19 AM   #72 
     - You can fight for a job cleaning Bill Gates' toilet  Kolesar   Apr-28-11 06:47 AM   #74 
        - Glad you've got yours, jerk. (nt)  w4rma   Apr-28-11 08:43 AM   #89 
           - Who asked you?  Kolesar   Apr-28-11 08:55 AM   #90 
              - odd responce...  Javaman   Apr-28-11 11:37 AM   #111 
                 - Who asked you?  Kolesar   Apr-28-11 12:17 PM   #113 
                    - You posted on a public site, I responded.  Javaman   Apr-28-11 02:16 PM   #118 
                    - The fact that the statement is on a publicly viewed message board implies  LanternWaste   Apr-28-11 03:36 PM   #124 
                       - +1  closeupready   Apr-28-11 04:21 PM   #128 
  - What Earthside Said  RobinA   Apr-28-11 07:19 AM   #75 
  - I imagine everything is going up due largely to gasoline prices.  Pacifist Patriot   Apr-28-11 08:03 AM   #81 
  - It's What I've Been Saying All Along......  global1   Apr-27-11 08:55 PM   #18 
  - one small problem....................  Knight Hawk   Apr-27-11 09:16 PM   #28 
     - Bernanke's press conference  Art_from_Ark   Apr-28-11 12:54 AM   #65 
     - Bernanke is a typical puke - cut spending, don't raise taxes on the wealthy  closeupready   Apr-28-11 09:23 AM   #95 
  - Gee if only you didn't pretty much single handedly destroyed the manufacturing sector  Stevenmarc   Apr-27-11 08:55 PM   #19 
  - DIRECT ACTION  OneAngryDemocrat   Apr-27-11 08:56 PM   #20 
  - Kudos to you! nt  raccoon   Apr-28-11 08:00 AM   #78 
  - Bumped...  OneAngryDemocrat   Apr-28-11 08:31 PM   #135 
  - I said it yesterday, and I'll say it again...  FirstLight   Apr-27-11 08:57 PM   #22 
  - You might want to take a look at post #29. If it  RKP5637   Apr-27-11 09:56 PM   #45 
  - That's exactly why we should be taxing them more  EC   Apr-28-11 10:09 AM   #102 
  - At least you have to admit...  Mulhane   Apr-28-11 10:37 AM   #107 
  - you mean the Koch types don't shop at Walmart?  florida08   Apr-27-11 08:59 PM   #23 
  - Hey Mike...Fuck you and your Walton bosses.  progressoid   Apr-27-11 09:22 PM   #30 
  - When the revolution happens, I'm taking over a walmart and declaring it a sovereign nation.  Initech   Apr-27-11 09:26 PM   #31 
  - I call chairman of the wallmart federal reserve nt  conspirator   Apr-28-11 03:51 PM   #125 
     - That's community property in my country.  Initech   Apr-28-11 04:58 PM   #132 
  - Henry Ford could have told 'em that almost 100 years ago, 1914 to be exact.  Bozita   Apr-27-11 09:27 PM   #32 
  - They never got any of my money,  Scottybeamer70   Apr-27-11 09:29 PM   #34 
  - We pay more to shop elsewhere even though it hurts our pocketbook.  glinda   Apr-27-11 11:10 PM   #60 
     - Me. too. Though I have to say, Costco - after membership - is as cheap or cheaper than Walmart.  closeupready   Apr-28-11 09:25 AM   #96 
     - I have a project on hold because I can't find ceiling hooks at any of the local shops in town.  CrispyQ   Apr-28-11 10:26 AM   #104 
  - What? You mean the wealthy don't shop there?  Duer 157099   Apr-27-11 09:33 PM   #35 
  - How does management justify supporting govt policies that  Doremus   Apr-27-11 09:46 PM   #40 
  - Management these days is focused on short term  Harmony Blue   Apr-27-11 10:03 PM   #46 
     - Yes. The corpo's only look one quarter ahead. --nt  CrispyQ   Apr-28-11 10:29 AM   #106 
  - "Always Low Wages - Always!"  hatrack   Apr-27-11 09:49 PM   #42 
  - Wal Mart hasn't even considered that it is because their prices are going up way too fast?  DollyM   Apr-27-11 09:50 PM   #43 
  - For Florida,  Harmony Blue   Apr-27-11 10:09 PM   #47 
     - That is truly perverted. People from Florida buying California oranges?  eridani   Apr-28-11 03:35 AM   #68 
        - No kidding. This has bugged the daylights out of me for years.  Pacifist Patriot   Apr-28-11 08:05 AM   #82 
           - and my plan is to have a neighborhood garden and srew Wal-mart!  DollyM   Apr-28-11 04:47 PM   #130 
  - Keep asking republican legislators "where all the good paying jobs?"  4dsc   Apr-27-11 10:13 PM   #48 
  - if tax cuts create jobs, where are the jobs? eom  UpInArms   Apr-27-11 10:15 PM   #49 
  - "and please bail us out b/c our profits aren't in the billion$/quarter anymore"  wordpix   Apr-27-11 10:18 PM   #50 
  - ..or maybe women have wisened up & decided to no longer  JosefK   Apr-27-11 10:23 PM   #52 
  - They never figured that their business  isuphighyeah   Apr-27-11 10:24 PM   #53 
  - while i have no sympathy for walmart or other corporate giants  iemitsu   Apr-27-11 10:40 PM   #54 
  - Yes it foreshadows the future  Harmony Blue   Apr-27-11 10:50 PM   #56 
     - that sucks.  iemitsu   Apr-29-11 08:59 PM   #143 
  - We Got To Get MSM To Pick Up This Story And Report It.........nt  global1   Apr-27-11 10:44 PM   #55 
  - I'll tell ya what you need to do, Mr. Walmart CEO...  CoffeeCat   Apr-27-11 10:52 PM   #57 
  - assholes that they are, Walmart is at least a real business unlike the hedge funds and the like on  yurbud   Apr-27-11 10:59 PM   #58 
  - Their support of special interests is biting them back in the butt.  glinda   Apr-27-11 11:09 PM   #59 
  - Create factories overseas to produce your junk and what did they expect!  emsimon33   Apr-27-11 11:26 PM   #61 
  - My thoughts, exactly.  Rosie1223   Apr-28-11 12:27 PM   #114 
  - NOTE - NOT 'the working class is hurt' or 'the working class  Rex   Apr-28-11 02:10 AM   #67 
  - The bulls are running wild on Wall Street, happy days are here again!  FreeStateDemocrat   Apr-28-11 05:44 AM   #70 
  - Perfect post, FreeStateDemocrat.  No Elephants   Apr-28-11 09:50 AM   #98 
  - a good analogy to what is happening is..... we are experiencing the  Gin   Apr-28-11 11:29 AM   #110 
  - Implement the Ryan Plan and the only thing sold at WalMart will be cat food  neverforget   Apr-28-11 06:43 AM   #73 
  - Wal-Mart: Our shoppers are 'running out of money'  kpete   Apr-28-11 08:15 AM   #84 
  - So give them some, Billionaire family. nt  onehandle   Apr-28-11 08:15 AM   #85 
  - Well, I'm not sure what to say  fredamae   Apr-28-11 08:15 AM   #86 
  - Walmart gambled big on undercutting their competitors. I hope they lose big too.  qb   Apr-28-11 08:15 AM   #87 
  - Oh no!  Stumbler   Apr-28-11 08:22 AM   #88 
  - They should call their buddies on Wall Street  Raine   Apr-28-11 09:55 AM   #99 
  - Um......duh?  No Elephants   Apr-28-11 10:25 AM   #103 
  - Just kick the crap out of the oil companies.  RedCloud   Apr-28-11 12:14 PM   #112 
  - Of course, giving them tax breaks didn't bring shoppers into their stores either  AllyCat   Apr-28-11 02:21 PM   #119 
  - Don't you just love these people!  KansDem   Apr-28-11 04:48 PM   #131 
  - Henry Ford paid his factory works a decent wage so that they  tblue37   Apr-28-11 02:49 PM   #121 
  - Mehhbe Walmart it's b/c YOUR prices are too high. Believe it or not Walmart's prices  live love laugh   Apr-28-11 03:28 PM   #123 
  - So True ...  Trajan   Apr-28-11 10:59 PM   #139 
  - i would be happy if they went out of business  JI7   Apr-28-11 04:13 PM   #127 
  - I predicted this years ago when the move to off shore a majority of jobs went  1monster   Apr-28-11 05:37 PM   #133 
  - EVERY supposed 'Entrepreneur' who has trafficked in ANTI Labor memes  Trajan   Apr-28-11 10:53 PM   #136 
  - Ha-ha-ha-ha-ha-ha  ProudDad   Apr-29-11 02:13 PM   #140 
  - The whole country is running out of money, not just your Walmart shoppers.  sarcasmo   Apr-29-11 04:53 PM   #141 
  - This is just the beginning.....  Auntie Bush   Apr-29-11 06:21 PM   #142 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   May-10-11 01:33 PM   #148 
  - And megacorporations didn't think about this BEFORE they started offshoring all our jobs?  LetTimmySmoke   May-10-11 01:40 PM   #149 
  - Every time I see this I think it's from the onion.  sarcasmo   May-10-11 06:52 PM   #150 
  - Candidate for this year's "You Call This NEWS?" Award  rocktivity   May-10-11 07:14 PM   #151 
  - Pretty bad when your base can't even afford to buy cheap junk from China.  Dont_Bogart_the_Pretzel   May-10-11 07:14 PM   #152 
 

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