Big Box Stores

Nick on November 29th, 2013

Driving back to our motorhome Thursday evening, we were shocked to see the local WalMart parking lot filled to capacity with people scarfing up early bird “deals.” Even the Office Max parking lot was full. Are you kidding me? On Thanksgiving? I refuse to shop at any store that is open on Thanksgiving Day. We […]

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Nick Russell on November 23rd, 2011

Well, I’ve only got today left before I go into Scrooge mode. From Thanksgiving until the end of the year, I do everything I can to avoid going into any store, especially any of the big chain places, because I just can’t handle all of the rude, pushy crowds, and the holiday hokum. Bah humbug! […]

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Nick Russell on March 4th, 2010

Last year, about 1.3 million factory jobs disappeared in America, according to USA Today. Every year we see more and more of our jobs moving to Mexico, China, and other countries, while Americans are left with fewer and fewer options to find employment. As companies close down or ship jobs offshore, we see small towns […]

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