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Post by boffenl » Wed, 17 Apr 2013 8:46 pm

Which part Brah?

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Post by Brah » Wed, 17 Apr 2013 8:56 pm

boffenl wrote:Which part Brah?
Only this part "shopping at Target, Wal-Mart and Sams Club is one of the absolute highlights of being back in the States"

Been to two of those places, it was a sad and unpleasant experience. My time in the States is spent doing very different things that would qualify as highlights.

Hey, to each his own.

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Post by boffenl » Thu, 18 Apr 2013 12:19 am

Um, thanks. I agree, to each his own.

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Post by Hannieroo » Thu, 18 Apr 2013 8:25 am

I don't overly miss actual supermarkets, I think Tesco and Walmart are going to make it so butchers or greengrocers become a niche, quaint occupation like a chandler is now. But I do really miss the very few things I cannot get easily or at all that cannot be homemade or substituted.

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