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16. I too hate myself for shopping at WalMart
But the lower prices thing is crap. I had to get a powerpoint program today. I could waste two hours and 100 miles on the car for gas or go to WalMart and get the program in a 30 minute round trip. While there, I picked up some hot dogs and rolls. The rolls I normally pay 99 cents for were $2.09! And the hot dogs weren't any bargain either. More than $2 for what I normally pay $1.79.

BTW the powerpoint program was $10 more than at Staples.
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  -The Wal-Mart You Don't Know the_boxer_  Jan-12-04 02:57 PM   #0 
  - Oh, I knew all this  Enraged_Ape   Jan-12-04 02:59 PM   #1 
  - This country is being ruined by the greed of corporations...  the_boxer_   Jan-12-04 03:12 PM   #2 
  - Most suppliers of goods in the US are dependent on ONE single company.  northwest   Jan-12-04 03:18 PM   #3 
  - Agreed. Wal-Mart is a virus  TXlib   Jan-12-04 04:34 PM   #14 
  - It puts manufacturers in a bind  Nikia   Jan-12-04 03:25 PM   #4 
  - On the other hand  crobinson2k   Jan-12-04 03:33 PM   #5 
  - I forgive you.  northwest   Jan-12-04 03:38 PM   #6 
  - I shop at Big Lots...same great prices (and lower) and much  MrsGrumpy   Jan-12-04 03:43 PM   #7 
  - Ah, Big Lots.  scarlet_owl   Jan-12-04 03:50 PM   #9 
     - I get my spices there too!! Can't beat 49 cents!  MrsGrumpy   Jan-12-04 03:51 PM   #10 
  - Welcome to DU, but...  TXlib   Jan-12-04 04:32 PM   #13 
  - Wal-Mart can go to hell. We currently have two  scarlet_owl   Jan-12-04 03:47 PM   #8 
  - They bankrupted a company I worked for, IMO.  denverbill   Jan-12-04 03:56 PM   #11 
  - SOP for WalMart  NJCher   Jan-12-04 04:04 PM   #12 
     - I heard the same SOP on NPR...  the_boxer_   Jan-12-04 04:48 PM   #15 
  - I too hate myself for shopping at WalMart  WWW   Jan-12-04 05:21 PM   #16 
  - How much do customers save? $1 tops?  HypnoToad   Jan-12-04 05:25 PM   #17 
  - We often buy Equate brand toiletries and OTC drugs there  Nikia   Jan-12-04 07:03 PM   #19 
  - You know those products they mark 1/2 off, 75% off?  YellowRubberDuckie   Jan-12-04 05:30 PM   #18 
     - I know, I know!  crobinson2k   Jan-12-04 07:15 PM   #20 
 

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