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AlCzervik Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jun-04-05 10:16 PM
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17. There are 2 real reasons i don't shop at sprawlmart
ok, before i became aware of their practices i didn't shop there because i think they sell crap, i really am not interested in the Kathy Lee Gifford collection of casual wear and the 2nd reason is-now that i am aware their practices you couldn't pay me enough to buy anything from them, Walmart hurts America.
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  -Confession: the real reason I won't shop at Wal-mart senseandsensibility  Jun-04-05 09:16 PM   #0 
  - snob factor?  madeline_con   Jun-04-05 09:20 PM   #1 
  - My question: How does disliking cheap crap make you snobby?  BlueIris   Jun-05-05 01:55 AM   #45 
  - It's not a classy store  bluestateguy   Jun-04-05 09:25 PM   #2 
  - Target rocks!  Melynn   Jun-04-05 10:10 PM   #16 
     - I loved shopping at target too, but it's RED so we must stop!  kittenpants   Jun-05-05 09:24 PM   #64 
  - "CRYSTAL!!! ***GET*** over here NOW!!!!!!"  Bluebear   Jun-04-05 09:26 PM   #3 
  - I absolutely agree  LynneSin   Jun-04-05 09:31 PM   #4 
  - Easy population control:  brainshrub   Jun-04-05 09:32 PM   #5 
  - Pretty good idea. Make it about 2:00 in the afternoon, when dad's  blondeatlast   Jun-05-05 11:39 AM   #57 
  - Because it smells like urine?  tinfoilinfor2005   Jun-04-05 09:32 PM   #6 
  - I won't and don't shop there  gate of the sun   Jun-04-05 09:32 PM   #7 
  - i rarely (once a year?) shopped there, then one Xmas season I went  AZDemDist6   Jun-04-05 09:34 PM   #8 
  - Well, no wonder they kicked you out!  Oregonian   Jun-04-05 10:18 PM   #20 
  - yeah, she's a tuffie all right  AZDemDist6   Jun-04-05 10:28 PM   #21 
     - Awwww...  Clark2008   Jun-04-05 10:48 PM   #25 
        - actually her name is Penny, just her attitude is tough! LOL n/t  AZDemDist6   Jun-04-05 11:02 PM   #30 
           - Oh, I figured her name wasn't "Tuffie,"  Clark2008   Jun-04-05 11:32 PM   #33 
  - Awww....  senseandsensibility   Jun-05-05 12:06 AM   #34 
  - I don't like it for those reasons, too  Qanisqineq   Jun-04-05 09:36 PM   #9 
  - true confessions - I love the Martha Stewart products  flygal   Jun-05-05 12:55 AM   #43 
     - Me too, and I don't mind K-Mart at all, altho Target is still no. 1  blondeatlast   Jun-05-05 11:41 AM   #58 
  - I used to buy cleaning supplies and other non-perishables at Walmart.  Fridays Child   Jun-04-05 09:37 PM   #10 
  - You described the atmosphere better  senseandsensibility   Jun-05-05 12:10 AM   #35 
  - One word.....CostCo!  getmeouttahere   Jun-04-05 09:38 PM   #11 
  - That would be great! Except for the fact there's not CostCo in my area.  Clark2008   Jun-04-05 10:50 PM   #26 
     - www.costco.com  DesertedRose   Jun-04-05 10:55 PM   #29 
     - they'll ship off the web, but it doesn't help with perishables n/t  AZDemDist6   Jun-04-05 11:03 PM   #31 
  - That reminds me ...  RoyGBiv   Jun-04-05 09:42 PM   #12 
  - I avoid Walmart, but love shopping at neighborhood dollar stores  Pikku   Jun-04-05 09:59 PM   #13 
  - Oh, me, too!  Clark2008   Jun-04-05 10:54 PM   #27 
  - LOL  senseandsensibility   Jun-05-05 12:15 AM   #36 
  - Hey! People! I know we're confessing our guilty secrets...  kiraboo   Jun-04-05 10:00 PM   #14 
  - Unfortunately  alarimer   Jun-04-05 10:04 PM   #15 
  - The point of my post is that I disagree, entirely, with what you say.  kiraboo   Jun-04-05 10:18 PM   #19 
  - We have Wal-Mart Protests where we stand outside and talk to people  benevolent dictator   Jun-04-05 11:31 PM   #32 
  - I agree.  BamaGirl   Jun-04-05 10:36 PM   #22 
     - I think you're right  bezdomny   Jun-05-05 01:52 AM   #44 
  - There are 2 real reasons i don't shop at sprawlmart  chimpsrsmarter   Jun-04-05 10:16 PM   #17 
  - I don't think you're a snob.  Melynn   Jun-04-05 10:18 PM   #18 
  - Thaks. Melynn!  senseandsensibility   Jun-05-05 12:25 AM   #41 
  - I've shopped at Wal-Mart twice.  RobbinsdaleDem   Jun-04-05 10:41 PM   #23 
  - Can I confess with you?  Clark2008   Jun-04-05 10:45 PM   #24 
  - I keep reading about Target on this thread  senseandsensibility   Jun-05-05 12:21 AM   #38 
     - Less objectionable, but rapidly shifting to the WalMart methodology.  Kansas Wyatt   Jun-05-05 10:55 AM   #51 
  - That's not snobbery, though.  Bouncy Ball   Jun-04-05 10:54 PM   #28 
  - Satan's Five and Dime  Straight Shooter   Jun-05-05 12:22 AM   #39 
  - Yeah  senseandsensibility   Jun-05-05 12:24 AM   #40 
  - The product line just sucks.  funflower   Jun-05-05 12:19 AM   #37 
  - Everything about Wal-Mart offends me:  mitchum   Jun-05-05 12:29 AM   #42 
  - I just hate standing in the checkout line for 30 minutes every time  Chauga   Jun-05-05 02:48 AM   #46 
  - And that's after walking 400 miles searching for the items you need  LizW   Jun-05-05 11:13 AM   #54 
  - Engineering products down  warrens   Jun-05-05 02:50 AM   #47 
  - I believe I'd have to give you a toast, It is pride, plain and very  anarchy1999   Jun-05-05 03:29 AM   #48 
  - Yes  senseandsensibility   Jun-05-05 10:49 AM   #50 
  - Same here  Piperay   Jun-05-05 03:39 AM   #49 
  - I hate shopping, period  new_beawr   Jun-05-05 10:59 AM   #52 
  - If you already buy clothing etc. online, you should check out  benevolent dictator   Jun-05-05 09:20 PM   #63 
  - When we used to shop there  Nikia   Jun-05-05 11:04 AM   #53 
  - Same here.  globalvillage   Jun-05-05 11:49 AM   #59 
  - They do have bad design  bloom   Jun-05-05 11:27 AM   #55 
  - Slightly off topic, but True Value is a co-op, all their stores are  benevolent dictator   Jun-05-05 09:25 PM   #65 
  - Would you shop at Target or K-Mart?  blondeatlast   Jun-05-05 11:37 AM   #56 
  - Yes I do shop  senseandsensibility   Jun-05-05 12:08 PM   #60 
  - I never shopped there before either...  Blue Belle   Jun-05-05 12:16 PM   #61 
  - Is WALMART Good for America - Frontline...  bloom   Jun-05-05 01:31 PM   #62 
 

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