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OffWithTheirHeads Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jun-18-09 10:19 PM
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33. I try, really hard, not to eat corporate, processed, crap
so I've never eaten at Olive Garden, or Outback, etc, Don't plan to anytime soon.

I would rather make my own.

I recently got into bread baking and all I can tell you is that you can't buy this stuff at Safeway! And... once you've had Real Bread, will never again buy the crap Safeway sells.
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  -My email to Olive Garden and I also called our LOCAL store and told them the same greenbriar  Jun-18-09 01:50 PM   #0 
  - I think it helps to call the local stores who will be feeling the pinch  greenbriar   Jun-18-09 01:52 PM   #1 
  - Thanks. I sent an email also. I let them know...  time_has_come   Jun-18-09 01:54 PM   #2 
  - Here Here!  Liberation Angel   Jun-18-09 01:54 PM   #3 
  - especially the LOCAL stores  greenbriar   Jun-18-09 01:56 PM   #4 
  - What, and miss out on the Baloney Alfredo?  Forkboy   Jun-18-09 01:57 PM   #5 
  - Done.  EFerrari   Jun-18-09 01:57 PM   #6 
  - my local OG manager asked if coupons would help change my mind  greenbriar   Jun-18-09 02:01 PM   #7 
  - they must have caller ID because they just called back  greenbriar   Jun-18-09 02:12 PM   #9 
     - Tell them to talk to CORPORATE and tell them that they are LOSING their bottom line.  Hawkeye-X   Jun-18-09 02:15 PM   #10 
  - Done. She's a lying hypocrite who's not above parading her kids around for political gain. Happy k  Metta   Jun-18-09 02:07 PM   #8 
  - I hate chain restraunts. I would never eat at either of those places, no loss for me I guess.  toadzilla   Jun-18-09 02:20 PM   #11 
  - One thing worse than a chain restaurant is ...  RufusTFirefly   Jun-18-09 02:29 PM   #12 
  - Self-delete  RufusTFirefly   Jun-18-09 02:40 PM   #14 
  - I avoid 'em too, but we're lucky because we live in cities with good options.  Arugula Latte   Jun-19-09 12:26 PM   #37 
  - Good on you. I also emailed tham and told tthem that my family will no longer go to Olive garden  IsItJustMe   Jun-18-09 02:34 PM   #13 
  - Treat Olive Garden's stupid corporate bigotry as a golden opportunity...  RufusTFirefly   Jun-18-09 02:41 PM   #15 
  - I sent an email to your link  Chipper Chat   Jun-18-09 02:47 PM   #16 
  - oh good idea...I am teaching constitution next year  greenbriar   Jun-18-09 02:56 PM   #17 
  - Um . . . not really  Raspberry   Jun-18-09 06:27 PM   #28 
  - I would hope you aren't teaching that to your students  noamnety   Jun-18-09 10:26 PM   #34 
  - awkward...  lame54   Jun-18-09 02:58 PM   #18 
  - Geez Louise! Who eats at that one?  RufusTFirefly   Jun-18-09 04:59 PM   #24 
  - I'm calling my local OG  CitizenPatriot   Jun-18-09 03:42 PM   #19 
  - good job  greenbriar   Jun-18-09 04:25 PM   #21 
  - The OG is no longer supporting the network that dumped Dan Rather  taterguy   Jun-18-09 06:20 PM   #27 
  - Be still my beating heart. TWO Olive Garden threads! YAY!  Maru Kitteh   Jun-18-09 03:46 PM   #20 
  - You lost me at "I love Olive Garden"  NeedleCast   Jun-18-09 04:27 PM   #22 
  - Why, were they smoking while they circumcised you while you were breastfeeding?  Occam Bandage   Jun-18-09 04:29 PM   #23 
  - The company that owns Olive Garden also owns Red Lobster...  joeybee12   Jun-18-09 05:00 PM   #25 
  - The company is called The Darden Group  flthinker   Jun-18-09 07:08 PM   #30 
  - carrabas is owned by outback restaurants - another right wing douche bag  populistdriven   Jun-18-09 05:31 PM   #26 
  - oh goodness, guess I will just have to make my own  greenbriar   Jun-18-09 07:01 PM   #29 
     - Here's my e-mail...  Unrepentant Fenian   Jun-18-09 08:34 PM   #31 
        - I plan on leaving the note at my local OG personally  populistdriven   Jun-19-09 08:26 PM   #41 
  - That was a fun letter to write n/t  Oilwellian   Jun-18-09 10:17 PM   #32 
  - I try, really hard, not to eat corporate, processed, crap  OffWithTheirHeads   Jun-18-09 10:19 PM   #33 
  - oh I would LOVE home made bread  greenbriar   Jun-19-09 01:07 AM   #35 
  - Olive Garden has always sided  femrap   Jun-19-09 12:22 PM   #36 
  - It's true. Olive Garden really does indeed suck.  lpbk2713   Jun-19-09 03:11 PM   #38 
     - I ate there once.  GoCubsGo   Jun-19-09 03:27 PM   #39 
        - I've never been comfortable eating at a Red Lobster.  lpbk2713   Jun-19-09 03:33 PM   #40 
           - Red Lobster and Olive Garden are owned by the same company  EndersDame   Jun-19-09 08:31 PM   #42 

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