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mitchum Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jul-18-08 01:30 AM
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52. Maybe if the monkey were obese...
it would be all right
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  -You can't take your monkey into wal mart? That's just not right. Philosoraptor  Jul-17-08 09:58 AM   #0 
  - she should have put a "git er dun" shirt on the monkey and it would have blended in  NightWatcher   Jul-17-08 09:59 AM   #1 
  - My local walmart allows goats, & I got no problem with monkeys.  Philosoraptor   Jul-17-08 10:02 AM   #4 
  - What was Dubya doing in SW Missouri?  Alter Ego   Jul-17-08 09:59 AM   #2 
  - Doesn't that make him a service monkey?  zanne   Jul-17-08 10:01 AM   #3 
  - I have a seeing eye kangaroo, but it's not working out too good.  Philosoraptor   Jul-17-08 10:02 AM   #6 
  - Whatsa matter? Can't jump that high? nt  zanne   Jul-17-08 10:05 AM   #10 
  - The kangaroo has a cheap walmart helper monkey, so...  Philosoraptor   Jul-17-08 10:07 AM   #13 
  - ...  mainegreen   Jul-17-08 10:15 AM   #19 
  - Yes.  jobycom   Jul-17-08 10:23 AM   #22 
  - From ADA  LiberalFighter   Jul-17-08 10:37 AM   #28 
  - but  aspergris   Jul-17-08 10:38 AM   #29 
     - See post 28  jobycom   Jul-17-08 11:12 AM   #33 
     - I dealt with this as a property manager.  LeftyMom   Jul-18-08 01:25 AM   #51 
  - but you can't just make stuff up  aspergris   Jul-17-08 10:36 AM   #27 
     - If your doctor says it is, it is.  LeftyMom   Jul-18-08 01:34 AM   #53 
  - it's easy to understand why they don't want monkeys in the store....  Gato Moteado   Jul-17-08 10:02 AM   #5 
  - Primate discrimination is what that is.  Philosoraptor   Jul-17-08 10:03 AM   #7 
  - Free the monkeys! n/t  Canuckistanian   Jul-17-08 10:04 AM   #8 
  - hey hey we're the monkeys, & people say we shouldn't be allowed,  Philosoraptor   Jul-17-08 10:06 AM   #11 
  - A co-worker of mine a long time ago used to try and pull this "social anxiety disorder"  harun   Jul-17-08 10:05 AM   #9 
  - Social Anxiety Disorder is very, very real. nt  zanne   Jul-17-08 10:06 AM   #12 
     - But walking around with a wild animal is not an acceptable treatment.  Toucano   Jul-17-08 10:19 AM   #21 
     - Are you a psychiatrist? nt  zanne   Jul-17-08 01:39 PM   #42 
     - so what  aspergris   Jul-17-08 10:42 AM   #31 
  - If I had a monkey,  cloudbase   Jul-17-08 10:08 AM   #14 
  - I'd monkey in the mornin, I'd monkey in the evenin', all over this land...  Philosoraptor   Jul-17-08 10:10 AM   #15 
  - if i had a monkey-launcher...some son-of-a-bitch would die.  QuestionAll   Jul-17-08 10:47 AM   #32 
  - I can see why they don't want monkeys - monkeys have been known to scratch their butts and then  yellowcanine   Jul-17-08 10:11 AM   #16 
  - Personally, I'd like to see an all monkey walmart someday.  Philosoraptor   Jul-17-08 10:12 AM   #17 
  - Interesting lawsuit.  jobycom   Jul-17-08 10:13 AM   #18 
  - There's an interesting precident in 'Kong vs. Piggly Wiggly' in 1933.  Philosoraptor   Jul-17-08 10:16 AM   #20 
  - Yeah, but that was before the ADA was passed  jobycom   Jul-17-08 10:31 AM   #25 
  - No  aspergris   Jul-17-08 10:40 AM   #30 
     - That's innaccurate  jobycom   Jul-17-08 11:21 AM   #35 
        - but that's insufficient  aspergris   Jul-17-08 11:32 AM   #36 
           - No, that's exactly the opposite of what the ADA says.  jobycom   Jul-17-08 12:16 PM   #40 
              - actually  aspergris   Jul-17-08 03:54 PM   #47 
                 - No, but no one is claiming that.  jobycom   Jul-18-08 01:19 AM   #50 
  - Oops didn't see this and just posted this article  proud2Blib   Jul-17-08 10:25 AM   #23 
  - Fill in the blank...........  predfan   Jul-17-08 10:27 AM   #24 
  - Classic deep pocket lawsuit  aspergris   Jul-17-08 10:33 AM   #26 
  - I don't think humans should be allowed to own monkeys for any reason.  cherokeeprogressive   Jul-17-08 11:20 AM   #34 
  - An ape and a bonnet macaque monkey are two very different animals  Lorien   Jul-17-08 11:55 AM   #39 
  - so, what you're saying is....you can no longer spank......  Gato Moteado   Jul-17-08 11:43 AM   #37 
  - there's a crazy monkey in the white house  behave   Jul-17-08 11:51 AM   #38 
  - Wal-Mart's "macaca moment"?  KamaAina   Jul-17-08 01:12 PM   #41 
  - his name is Richard...  libnnc   Jul-17-08 01:40 PM   #43 
  - I have a wart hog named Brian, & a guppy named Claude, who calm me  Philosoraptor   Jul-17-08 01:53 PM   #44 
     - I love it.  libnnc   Jul-17-08 01:54 PM   #45 
  - "Everybody's got something to hide. . . . "  annabanana   Jul-17-08 01:55 PM   #46 
  - 'I'm a faded, jaded monkey & all my friends are junkies'...Mick Jagger  Philosoraptor   Jul-17-08 03:57 PM   #48 
  - Yet they allow unruly children in there all the time!  Philosoraptor   Jul-17-08 04:16 PM   #49 
  - Maybe if the monkey were obese...  mitchum   Jul-18-08 01:30 AM   #52 
  - I'm getting so old that I suffer from CRS  Oldtimeralso   Jul-18-08 01:45 AM   #54 
  - As the OP noted, one species is still allowed:  DFW   Jul-18-08 02:31 AM   #55 
  - .........  Philosoraptor   Jul-18-08 03:28 PM   #56 
 

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