An Example of Why I Don't Shop the Day After Thanksgiving

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  1. KenH

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    Yep, neither do I.
     
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    sMaybe some portable turnstiles would meter the people. What harm would there be in delaying your trip a half hr? Or 10 minutes even. Greed?
     
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    This shows how ridiculous all of this & society is.

    Salvation is a FREE gift, yet people don't line up for it. People don't tend to think of eternity as much as the here and now. [​IMG]
     
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    That makes a very strong point! I'll have to remember this as I start to gather sermon notes... [​IMG]


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    All I heard from those people is "Walmart didn't protect us" "Walmart didn't do enough" "Walmart should have hired 'real' security"

    How about these people take a minute, think back, and realize that THEY, not Walmart, were the ones acting like a bunch of rabid dogs.

    I can guarantee you that a lawsuit will be filed by somebody against Walmart over this.

    Those people were just like a bunch of little, ignorant children running to be the first in line.

    They should be ashamed at their own behavior instead of blaming Walmart for their own lack of intelligence.
     
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    btw, I did go shopping on Friday. But, I waited until about 6:30pm, and, you know what, the same items from 5am had been re-stocked, and the same prices from 5am were still in effect.

    AND, to top it all off, I didn't have to nearly kill someone, or even rush slightly, to get the items.

    Imagine that!
     
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    I was in Romania the day after Thanksgiving. There was no rush there.
     
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    I cannot help but wonder how many of these shoppers made sure they would fall, assuring themselves of some "Ka-Ching!"

    Cynical me, I know.
     
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    Walmart doesn't need security, they need cowboys on horseback with rifles and lassos.

    I didn't go to one store on Black Friday. I went to Walmart at 2:30 am on Saturday. No crowds and I found everything I was looking for.
     

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