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cornermouse Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Dec-19-04 02:40 PM
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1. Surely this can't come as any surprise to them.
They shouldn't even have to think about it very long to realize that when people are laid off jobs in mass, people stop spending in mass. Seems pretty simple to me.

As I see it, their choices are to find new markets/products to sell to, or go out of business, or start hiring people.
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  -A Tale of Two Christmases Warpy  Dec-19-04 02:32 PM   #0 
  - Surely this can't come as any surprise to them.  cornermouse   Dec-19-04 02:40 PM   #1 
  - No plutocrat ever hired a single person  Warpy   Dec-19-04 03:02 PM   #2 
  - Unemployed 54 Months - No Christmas For Me.  mhr   Dec-19-04 03:12 PM   #3 
  - Maybe more people are boycotting Wal-Mart........  Muzzle Tough   Dec-20-04 12:02 AM   #4 
  - maybe so!  PROGRESSIVE1   Dec-22-04 11:02 AM   #5 
  - Isn't this a classic example of  Still_Loves_John   Dec-29-04 01:28 AM   #6 
     - Only if the economy is so good, the poor and low income  Inland   Dec-29-04 08:21 AM   #7 
 

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