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mshasta Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Sep-05-05 10:54 PM
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  -Is it time to re-think shopping at Wal-Mart? Floogeldy  Sep-05-05 10:41 PM   #0 
  - I will probably get flammed a bit  Corgigal   Sep-05-05 10:43 PM   #1 
  - I love Target...I think they are blue.  magnolia   Sep-05-05 10:49 PM   #14 
  - Purple  mshasta   Sep-05-05 10:54 PM   #27 
  - Target..  solinvictus   Sep-05-05 11:01 PM   #36 
  - Absolutely not  Lorien   Sep-05-05 10:44 PM   #2 
  - They also promised to place their displaced employees  SeattleGirl   Sep-05-05 10:45 PM   #3 
  - If they want to move 2000 miles away from their home...  merwin   Sep-05-05 10:46 PM   #5 
  - at the expense of how many of her new co-workers' reduced hours? nt  expatriot   Sep-05-05 10:49 PM   #13 
  - Wasn't judging one way or the other  SeattleGirl   Sep-06-05 12:07 AM   #65 
  - Why...  mcctatas   Sep-05-05 10:46 PM   #4 
  - When they start paying their workers better and offer ALL employees...  Liberal Veteran   Sep-05-05 10:47 PM   #6 
  - You hit the nail on the head!  MNDEM2004   Sep-05-05 10:49 PM   #15 
  - we may not have much choice for the bare necessities  Donailin   Sep-05-05 10:47 PM   #7 
  - Shop in large quantities at Costco or something similiar. If you can't  coffeenap   Sep-05-05 10:53 PM   #26 
  - No  Oeditpus Rex   Sep-05-05 10:47 PM   #8 
  - they are desperate for positive PR... make them work harder for it!  expatriot   Sep-05-05 10:48 PM   #9 
  - Retail unions??? We hardly even have any in BC!  tuvor   Sep-05-05 10:51 PM   #19 
  - And, they are ultimately responsible for some of the worst working  coffeenap   Sep-05-05 10:48 PM   #10 
  - They are aligned with Bush.  graywarrior   Sep-05-05 10:48 PM   #11 
  - I'll never go into another ChinaMart as long as I live  Mr_Spock   Sep-05-05 10:48 PM   #12 
  - The economy is not going to collapse. It will readjust but it won't  lostinacause   Sep-05-05 10:54 PM   #28 
     - OK, we'll have a stable third world economy  Mr_Spock   Sep-05-05 11:16 PM   #50 
        - I doubt it is going to be as bad as you think it is.  lostinacause   Sep-06-05 12:17 AM   #66 
  - I wonder where the advert budget is focused and if this money  izzybeans   Sep-05-05 10:50 PM   #16 
  - Sure, why not? (Right.)  Confound W   Sep-05-05 10:50 PM   #17 
  - No  canichelouis   Sep-05-05 10:50 PM   #18 
  - Hell No!  ksilvas   Sep-05-05 10:51 PM   #20 
  - google Wal-Mart and slave labor. eom  SofaKingLiberal   Sep-05-05 10:51 PM   #21 
  - Googling Wal-Mart and low cost labor provides much better  lostinacause   Sep-05-05 11:11 PM   #45 
  - NO!  theHandpuppet   Sep-05-05 10:51 PM   #22 
  - Nope! Fuck Wal-Mart.  benburch   Sep-05-05 10:52 PM   #23 
  - Exactly!  Confound W   Sep-05-05 10:53 PM   #25 
  - 12 & 5 for this bunch?  TomInTib   Sep-05-05 10:53 PM   #24 
  - I prefer Target and K-Mart....  emdee   Sep-05-05 10:56 PM   #29 
  - That don't mean nothing...  Blaq Dem   Sep-05-05 10:56 PM   #30 
  - It is a huge tax write-off for them. Ask their employees if they think it  BrklynLiberal   Sep-05-05 10:56 PM   #31 
  - Peanuts.  onehandle   Sep-05-05 10:57 PM   #32 
  - No. Did you really need to ask?  missouri dem 2   Sep-05-05 10:58 PM   #33 
  - I can't bring myself to drag my knuckles quite that low....  KzooDem   Sep-05-05 10:58 PM   #34 
  - being a minority...  Amused2Death   Sep-05-05 11:00 PM   #35 
  - I will NEVER again shop at Wal-Mart unless it is the most dire ..  Maat   Sep-05-05 11:03 PM   #37 
  - I still won't.  philosophie_en_rose   Sep-05-05 11:04 PM   #38 
  - I saw a young black girl on CNN  CountAllVotes   Sep-05-05 11:04 PM   #39 
  - wal mart should give a lot..it's  zidzi   Sep-05-05 11:05 PM   #40 
  - I can't even do the math  never_get_over_it   Sep-05-05 11:05 PM   #41 
  - 5 million is .005% of 100 billion  ima_sinnic   Sep-05-05 11:18 PM   #53 
  - absolutely not -- they are worth BILLIONS  ima_sinnic   Sep-05-05 11:07 PM   #42 
  - Read Grisham instead...he gave 5 million. Don't think he has  TomInTib   Sep-05-05 11:09 PM   #43 
  - Grisham-yeah! One man, a cool 5 mil. READ!  babylonsister   Sep-05-05 11:14 PM   #47 
  - I just heard they laid off all of their NO employees with three days' pay  turbo_satan   Sep-05-05 11:10 PM   #44 
  - Nice guys, eh?  Iris   Sep-05-05 11:37 PM   #58 
  - You couldn't get me to piss in their parking lot ...  understandinglife   Sep-05-05 11:12 PM   #46 
  - $19 mil=pocket lint to them  Algorem   Sep-05-05 11:14 PM   #48 
  - NO!!!! They are trying to "buy back" your patronage.  Carolab   Sep-05-05 11:14 PM   #49 
  - No way! I posted this the other night and got sniped for it,  blonndee   Sep-05-05 11:17 PM   #51 
  - Nope, they are still paying their employees slave wages with NO  Spazito   Sep-05-05 11:18 PM   #52 
  - And John Travolta flew five tons of supplies in to LA.  reformedluddite   Sep-05-05 11:19 PM   #54 
  - No  bloom   Sep-05-05 11:21 PM   #55 
  - No,  Bouncy Ball   Sep-05-05 11:23 PM   #56 
  - What fucking hypocrite the Waltons are!  PA Democrat   Sep-05-05 11:35 PM   #57 
  - No! No! No! Wal*Mart is THE largest employer of  azoth   Sep-05-05 11:55 PM   #59 
  - i applaud them.  Amused2Death   Sep-05-05 11:59 PM   #60 
     - Clap............... clap.................... clap................... echo,  alittlelark   Sep-06-05 12:02 AM   #62 
     - For? For being "smart" enough to donate, knowing that some  azoth   Sep-06-05 12:04 AM   #64 
  - That is less than an hours income at their stores.  alittlelark   Sep-06-05 12:01 AM   #61 
  - WalMart preys on those who've fallen on hard times...  GoddessOfGuinness   Sep-06-05 12:03 AM   #63 
  - How much money have they made off of those stores in those areas.  applegrove   Sep-06-05 12:33 AM   #67 
  - this does not redeem them in my eyes  yorkiemommie1   Sep-06-05 12:48 AM   #68 
 

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