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Reply #92: It's not "inability". It's refusal. [View All]

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clear eye Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Nov-29-08 10:21 AM
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92. It's not "inability". It's refusal.
No way could a chain that size be incapable of designing effective crowd control. They just didn't want to because it would cost a a few hundred $s per store in salary for security outside the store for a couple hours around opening time.

Those "quantities strictly limited" sales have to be outlawed on a state by state basis as the variation of "bait and switch" that they are, not to mention safety hazard. Make a note to yourselves, DUers to write your state legislators in January. And follow up. And form ad hoc consumer lobbying committees that issue press releases.

I'll actively recruit for such a committee in my state forum here on DU, and am looking forward to others doing likewise.
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