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  -Occupy San Diego flash mobs two Walmarts today! Juneboarder  Nov-25-11 07:32 PM   #0 
  - And me still nursing this dang cold or would have been  nadinbrzezinski   Nov-25-11 07:35 PM   #1 
  - I wish you woulda been there!!  Juneboarder   Nov-25-11 07:44 PM   #7 
  - here's something for that cold  Remember Me   Nov-26-11 12:10 PM   #47 
     - Well, hurry up and get better so you can be part of the next one!  Raksha   Nov-26-11 07:13 PM   #100 
  - Wow, and shoppers are repeating along! nt  Sarah Ibarruri   Nov-25-11 07:36 PM   #2 
  - K&R  Electric Monk   Nov-25-11 07:36 PM   #3 
  - I love this!!! nt  Sarah Ibarruri   Nov-25-11 07:37 PM   #4 
  - I would do this! nt  Sarah Ibarruri   Nov-25-11 07:38 PM   #5 
  - I have to say...  Juneboarder   Nov-25-11 07:42 PM   #6 
     - I'm sure none. I went to Walmart around 7 p.m. yesterday to 'walk' my mom. :)  Sarah Ibarruri   Nov-25-11 08:02 PM   #11 
  - K&R  SalviaBlue   Nov-25-11 07:45 PM   #8 
  - LOVE it!!!  Raine   Nov-25-11 07:47 PM   #9 
  - Fantastic  Bluenorthwest   Nov-25-11 07:52 PM   #10 
  - Kick  nadinbrzezinski   Nov-25-11 09:25 PM   #12 
  - I knew OWS would use flash mobs!  lunatica   Nov-25-11 09:30 PM   #13 
  - Yes!!!!! "You are the 99%"!!! :) n/t  OneGrassRoot   Nov-26-11 12:13 PM   #48 
  - Mother Fin OCCUPY.  Huey P. Long   Nov-25-11 09:31 PM   #14 
  - So how does one sign up for a flash mob.  pennylane100   Nov-25-11 09:51 PM   #15 
  - Attend your local Occupy!!  Juneboarder   Nov-26-11 08:01 AM   #30 
  - Hilarious comment on youtube  proud2BlibKansan   Nov-25-11 10:07 PM   #16 
  - Wonderful. Thanks for posting - n/t  coalition_unwilling   Nov-26-11 03:01 AM   #23 
  - That's kinda backhanded in a way, eh?  MADem   Nov-26-11 09:08 AM   #36 
     - The only way we can control is how we choose to spend our dollar.  Juneboarder   Nov-26-11 11:44 AM   #44 
        - The "inform and educate" is fine. The action only fucked over the wage slaves.  MADem   Nov-26-11 12:21 PM   #51 
           - I agree. They should have wandered the store with EMPTY carts, then met at the  LuckyLib   Nov-26-11 01:21 PM   #60 
           - Very clever idea--the symbolism is apparent, too, and is accomplished without  MADem   Nov-26-11 01:34 PM   #61 
           - That wasn't our point.  Juneboarder   Nov-26-11 04:45 PM   #82 
              - I can't believe you are suggesting that making more work is "helping" the workers.  MADem   Nov-26-11 06:01 PM   #90 
                 - Whatever  Juneboarder   Nov-26-11 06:14 PM   #91 
                    - So now, being pro-worker is "projecting negativity?"  MADem   Nov-26-11 06:33 PM   #96 
           - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Nov-26-11 04:40 PM   #80 
  - I'll bet those overworked, underpaid employees...  WillowTree   Nov-25-11 10:07 PM   #17 
  - I bet they appreciated being defended and respected by the flash mob much more  lunatica   Nov-25-11 10:23 PM   #19 
  - The work? Who gives a shit.....Oh, really? What, they're there as a hobby?  MADem   Nov-26-11 12:25 PM   #53 
  - There ALWAYS has to be at least one  Raine   Nov-26-11 02:04 AM   #22 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Nov-26-11 12:50 PM   #56 
  - Agreed entirely  IDemo   Nov-26-11 04:47 AM   #26 
  - A Pain...  Juneboarder   Nov-26-11 07:56 AM   #28 
     - Sorry, but it was simply childish and accomplished nothing  IDemo   Nov-26-11 08:23 AM   #32 
        - Childish or just not the norm?  Juneboarder   Nov-26-11 08:35 AM   #33 
        - Again, what exactly did it add to the statement you were trying to make?  IDemo   Nov-26-11 08:47 AM   #34 
           - It affected Walmarts bottom line. nt  Juneboarder   Nov-26-11 08:53 AM   #35 
              - How? Because a group of workers on one shift had to work twice as hard for the SAME PAY?  MADem   Nov-26-11 01:38 PM   #62 
        - +1. nt  MADem   Nov-26-11 09:12 AM   #38 
        - You have no way of knowing what it did or didn't accomplish -- NONE!  Remember Me   Nov-26-11 12:07 PM   #46 
        - I never said nor implied that the entire action was a mistake  IDemo   Nov-26-11 12:23 PM   #52 
           - I apologize -- I clearly didn't read enough of the thread  Remember Me   Nov-26-11 06:53 PM   #97 
        - I agree with you. Someone either had to work twice as fast, or LATE, to clean that mess up.  MADem   Nov-26-11 12:28 PM   #54 
  - The bottom line...  Juneboarder   Nov-26-11 07:51 AM   #27 
  - I think that's shitty, too. We're opposed to the corporation, so screw the workers!!!  MADem   Nov-26-11 09:09 AM   #37 
  - You're opposed to any sort of viral activism, aren't you?  Occulus   Nov-26-11 09:36 AM   #40 
     - No, just viral activism that victimizes the people that are purportedly the object of support.  MADem   Nov-26-11 10:02 AM   #41 
        - "Why not demonstrate a little real brass, and do that shit at Tiffany's?"  Occulus   Nov-26-11 11:34 AM   #42 
           - I'm so very sorry the employees now have to restock a whole big pile of stuff...  MADem   Nov-26-11 12:17 PM   #50 
              - Horrors! A pile of work!  Occulus   Nov-26-11 01:50 PM   #67 
              - No, they aren't. In fact, I'm getting agreement from workers. Look again.  MADem   Nov-26-11 01:53 PM   #68 
                 - .  Occulus   Nov-26-11 01:54 PM   #69 
                    - Yeah, sure, because you ignored the detailed response to that rather generic assertion.  MADem   Nov-26-11 02:07 PM   #70 
              - From my training when I  christx30   Nov-26-11 02:33 PM   #71 
              - The flash mob business with the chanting I thought was fine. The fucking with the "stuff"  MADem   Nov-26-11 03:03 PM   #72 
                 - I totally agree  christx30   Nov-26-11 03:39 PM   #73 
              - Wowsers!  Juneboarder   Nov-26-11 05:00 PM   #84 
                 - I wasn't the one who crapped on a whole store of minimum wage workers.  MADem   Nov-26-11 06:20 PM   #94 
  - You'd be surprised.  Pacifist Patriot   Nov-26-11 12:01 PM   #45 
  - That's my experience  Juneboarder   Nov-26-11 05:14 PM   #88 
  - I worked at a Walgreens for years  MS68   Nov-26-11 12:34 PM   #55 
  - +1. nt  MADem   Nov-26-11 01:40 PM   #63 
  - Aww, would you like a tissue? A pearl necklace to clutch? An extra pillow for your fainting couch?  backscatter712   Nov-26-11 04:41 PM   #81 
  - Why would "the bastards" make concessions? How would they be hurt?  MADem   Nov-26-11 06:31 PM   #95 
  - Well that's sort of...  pipi_k   Nov-26-11 07:21 PM   #102 
  - I Don't Shop At Walmart....n/t  WiffenPoof   Nov-25-11 10:17 PM   #18 
  - OMG it was my 1st time since 2000...  Juneboarder   Nov-26-11 07:58 AM   #29 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Nov-26-11 12:15 PM   #49 
  - Video description-  Huey P. Long   Nov-25-11 11:14 PM   #20 
  - Awesome!  AntiFascist   Nov-25-11 11:51 PM   #21 
  - love this  Revlon10   Nov-26-11 03:17 AM   #24 
  - Socialists!  ellisonz   Nov-26-11 03:30 AM   #25 
  - It should spread to Nordstrom's or Neiman Marcus, where rich people actually shop. nt  MADem   Nov-26-11 09:13 AM   #39 
     - Wal-Mart is a bit more symbolic.  ellisonz   Nov-26-11 01:00 PM   #57 
        - Symbolic of what? It's where the poor people shop.  MADem   Nov-26-11 01:46 PM   #65 
  - Great Job!  greytdemocrat   Nov-26-11 08:03 AM   #31 
  - How very cool! K and R nt  femrap   Nov-26-11 11:42 AM   #43 
  - Why hassle the workers?  Yo_Mama   Nov-26-11 01:08 PM   #58 
  - Lesson #324 in how incredibly tone deaf the left is.  sufrommich   Nov-26-11 01:15 PM   #59 
  - Damn right! nt  MADem   Nov-26-11 01:47 PM   #66 
  - They really showed all those 1% employees and shoppers at Walmart...  Balbus   Nov-26-11 01:44 PM   #64 
  - There are some angry responses posted to that video.  LWolf   Nov-26-11 03:46 PM   #74 
  - The employees, maybe?  IDemo   Nov-26-11 05:13 PM   #86 
     - My ass.  backscatter712   Nov-26-11 06:17 PM   #92 
        - Gee, that's funny  IDemo   Nov-26-11 07:05 PM   #98 
           - Gee, thats also funny  quakerboy   Nov-26-11 07:22 PM   #103 
           - I hate to point this out  nadinbrzezinski   Nov-26-11 07:26 PM   #104 
              - Es posible que tambien los trabajadores pueden hablar ingles?  IDemo   Nov-26-11 07:48 PM   #105 
                 - I can tell you that yes, people speak English  nadinbrzezinski   Nov-26-11 08:07 PM   #106 
  - Whoever took the video was awful, but the idea and execution were FANTASTIC!!!  bertman   Nov-26-11 03:54 PM   #75 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Nov-26-11 03:58 PM   #76 
  - It's really easy to point fingers  Juneboarder   Nov-26-11 04:54 PM   #83 
  - You do realize that the hourly workers can't go home until the abandoned merchandise  Politicub   Nov-26-11 04:01 PM   #77 
  - Hourly workers here in California  Juneboarder   Nov-26-11 05:01 PM   #85 
  - Anything that jams up the works is fine with me  alcibiades_mystery   Nov-26-11 04:15 PM   #78 
  - + Brazillion  nadinbrzezinski   Nov-26-11 07:14 PM   #101 
  - I for one am beginning to LOVE the words "mic check!"  joanbarnes   Nov-26-11 04:27 PM   #79 
  - Yay!!!  butterfly77   Nov-26-11 05:14 PM   #87 
  - Love it, love it, love it! nt  valerief   Nov-26-11 05:17 PM   #89 
  - Wonderful! Good, no GREAT job!!!  nc4bo   Nov-26-11 06:20 PM   #93 
  - K & R - Love it!!!  Raksha   Nov-26-11 07:11 PM   #99 
  - I'm lovin' it!!!!!!!!!!!  luv_mykatz   Nov-27-11 04:20 PM   #107 
  - A better video (without the shaking)  Juneboarder   Nov-30-11 11:09 AM   #108 
 

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