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Originally Posted by joemaniaci View Post
The irony.

Made in China products knocking-off made in china products.
lol, sad but true.
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what i meant was they wouldn't sell anything that said iphone on it if it wasn't an iphone. that's what a knockoff is isn't it?
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Everything at Walmart is a knock-off.
WALMART IS a knock off of kalmarts from the phillipines.....
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idk.I boycott walmart for their slave labor, and hate of unions and general employee mistreatment - the fact most walmart employees are on welfare and they have a department dedicated to helping the employees fill out their welfare forms.
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I really don't care what anyone says, I have found some amazing deals at Wal-Mart, and they've been the sole basis of my DVD collection for years now.

You can't beat $7.50 DVDs. Everyone cries and whines about how bad Wal-Mart is when it's really not.

I'd rather shop at Wal-Mart every day than Best Buy.
Edited by halifax1 - 12/20/08 at 4:06am
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I really don't care what anyone says, I have found some amazing deals at Wal-Mart, and they've been the sole basis of my DVD collection for years now.

You can't beat $7.50 DVDs. Everyone cries and whines about how bad Wal-Mart is when it's really not.

I'd rather shop at Wal-Mart every day than Best Buy.
Wal-Mart weakens the US economy as a whole. But $7.50 DVD's... I don't blame you.

Were these knock-offs or real movies people actually like?
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post #17 of 40
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what? blasphemy, i'm sitting here enjoying my Phony GameStation 3 that i bought off of wal-mart. it's sitting next to my mintenbo Tii and Sikecrosoft F-box 720
Since I probably won't ever wonder into a Walmart if I go to the US, can you tell me if that is true?
    
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Since I probably won't ever wonder into a Walmart if I go to the US, can you tell me if that is true?
lol, no i'm just kidding
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post #19 of 40
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idk.I boycott walmart for their slave labor, and hate of unions and general employee mistreatment - the fact most walmart employees are on welfare and they have a department dedicated to helping the employees fill out their welfare forms.
my friend went to get a job there, and one of the people told him that to get a job you have to be A. a minority, or B. on welfare. the reason so many of their employees are on welfare is because that's the kind of people they hire.
Edited by {core2duo}werd - 12/20/08 at 12:03pm
post #20 of 40
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idk.I boycott walmart for their slave labor, and hate of unions and general employee mistreatment - the fact most walmart employees are on welfare and they have a department dedicated to helping the employees fill out their welfare forms.
I worked at a walmart out of highschool for a little over a year. I was never on welfare, nor was my family...not even close. That's a rash generalization there. I'll tell you this:

1.) It's not slave labor at all. In fact the pay as I recall was well over minimum wage and I had benefits with flexible hours.

2.) If Walmart employees (or any retail chain) ever unionized, you can kiss your "everday low prices" goodbye forever. Look what the unions did to the auto industry. By forcing employers to pay over-the-top wages and benefits for unskilled labor, the auto industry is in shambles and can't make money. Walmart would have to raise prices on everything to support it's work force, just as any other industry would. I pray a unionized workforce in retail never happens.

3) General employee mistreatment? Well, WalMart is a HUGE employer. There are bound to be incidents here and there, just like any company.
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