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Re: Walmart has fallen!

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Post by Flightmare » Wed Sep 11, 2019 12:05 am

C-dub wrote:
Tue Sep 10, 2019 11:19 pm
:cryin

I remember all those stores you old guys are naming that have gone out of business. You know what that means? I'm Image

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Re: Walmart has fallen!

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Post by narcissist » Wed Sep 11, 2019 1:16 am

Walmart, never heard of it lol. Myself and my wife had a fight over shopping there i told her there's no way I'll spend my hard earned money there. She tryed to convince me different, I just laughed!
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Post by SIGFan43 » Wed Sep 11, 2019 6:52 am

I've started shopping at Dollar General and Brookshire's since this all started, and found that good coffee is cheaper at DG than Walmart, and single slice SPAM is only 2 cents higher than Walmart. I also found some interesting things in their $1.00 aisle. I used to visit Walmart almost every day; now, I haven't been in there for over a week, except to carry an elderly lady friend to get her prescriptions. Some of Brookshire's sale prices are better than Walmart, too. So, goodbye Walmart! I'm mainly disturbed by the fact that the Walmart CEO wrote Congress in support of another "assault weapon" ban, and has communicated with Michael Bloomberg's Every Town for Gun Safety (I'm not sure of the exact name of that bunch.)
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Re: Walmart has fallen!

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Post by C-dub » Wed Sep 11, 2019 10:02 am

Flightmare wrote:
Wed Sep 11, 2019 12:05 am
C-dub wrote:
Tue Sep 10, 2019 11:19 pm
:cryin

I remember all those stores you old guys are naming that have gone out of business. You know what that means? I'm Image

:lol:
Ya know, John Mason sure looks alot like Sean Connery. I hear he plays alot of words with friends. :biggrinjester: (inside joke to those of us at breakfast)
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Re: Walmart has fallen!

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Post by Lynyrd » Wed Sep 11, 2019 7:04 pm

Shots fired today at a Walmart!

I will not go to Walmart unarmed. They are not safe. Neither is anyplace else in this demented world we live in.

https://www.cbs19.tv/article/news/local ... 4p406NupxI

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Re: Walmart has fallen!

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Post by patterson » Wed Sep 11, 2019 8:06 pm

carlson1 wrote:
Mon Sep 09, 2019 9:17 pm
Oldgringo wrote:
Mon Sep 09, 2019 9:06 pm
carlson1 wrote:
Sun Sep 08, 2019 10:53 pm
Oldgringo wrote:
Sun Sep 08, 2019 10:27 pm
...So, use your phone or go elsewhere. Walmart is here to stay.
Yea Kmart and Montgomery Wards thought that too. I know you are old enough to remember those. :anamatedbanana
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I shopped the 69 North store back in the day and always liked their fishing lure section and back then you had to go to Gibsons , Kmart or the Sportster for sporting goods in Tyler

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Re: Walmart has fallen!

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Post by PriestTheRunner » Wed Sep 11, 2019 9:17 pm

Lynyrd wrote:
Wed Sep 11, 2019 7:04 pm
Shots fired today at a Walmart!

I will not go to Walmart unarmed. They are not safe. Neither is anyplace else in this demented world we live in.

https://www.cbs19.tv/article/news/local ... 4p406NupxI

I'm not jaded, I'm just a realist. I'm also not eloquent like some of the contributors on this forum. I don't know what else to say, except the evil exists and we will face it. We have to be prepared when it happens.
FYI, CBS 19 in Tyler is NOTORIOUSLY anti-gun. Unbelievably so.
And its looking like the shots fired call may have been someone overreacting, there is no suspect at this time and no confirmations of the initial report.

I won't be going to Walmart anymore, so I suppose I won't be carrying there anyway.


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Re: Walmart has fallen!

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Post by imkopaka » Thu Sep 12, 2019 7:40 am

03Lightningrocks wrote:
Sun Sep 08, 2019 10:20 pm
Does the public announcement by WalMart to not open carry in their stores serve as notice or does that only apply when they are speaking to you directly? Otherwise, they will need to post the appropriate signage under Texas law.

I am not saying I think folks should open carry if no signage. That is up to each person.
I would say no. There is no guarantee any person heard such an announcement, nor is there an obligation to track down such comments by those who receive LTCs after the statement was made. From what I understand, oral notice much be given personally. However, IANAL.
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Re: Walmart has fallen!

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Post by 03Lightningrocks » Thu Sep 12, 2019 12:10 pm

imkopaka wrote:
Thu Sep 12, 2019 7:40 am
03Lightningrocks wrote:
Sun Sep 08, 2019 10:20 pm
Does the public announcement by WalMart to not open carry in their stores serve as notice or does that only apply when they are speaking to you directly? Otherwise, they will need to post the appropriate signage under Texas law.

I am not saying I think folks should open carry if no signage. That is up to each person.
I would say no. There is no guarantee any person heard such an announcement, nor is there an obligation to track down such comments by those who receive LTCs after the statement was made. From what I understand, oral notice much be given personally. However, IANAL.
This is what I think also. This could mean they will start posting Walmart and if they do, they may do it with the 30.06 signage as a catch all. I guess we shall find out.

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Re: Walmart has fallen!

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Post by gtolbert09 » Tue Sep 17, 2019 3:30 pm

Just ran across this YouTube video



Very interesting
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Re: Walmart has fallen!

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Post by rotor » Fri Sep 20, 2019 10:59 pm

Today WalMart announced it will stop selling e-cigs (once current stock is gone). Sounds familiar. What next, alcohol or tobacco?


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Re: Walmart has fallen!

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Post by TreyHouston » Fri Sep 20, 2019 11:57 pm

rotor wrote:
Fri Sep 20, 2019 10:59 pm
Today WalMart announced it will stop selling e-cigs (once current stock is gone). Sounds familiar. What next, alcohol or tobacco?
Well, as you have seen on TV, e-cigs have killed what? 100 people in the last few years...
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Re: Walmart has fallen!

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Post by narcissist » Sat Sep 21, 2019 12:12 am

TreyHouston wrote:
Fri Sep 20, 2019 11:57 pm
rotor wrote:
Fri Sep 20, 2019 10:59 pm
Today WalMart announced it will stop selling e-cigs (once current stock is gone). Sounds familiar. What next, alcohol or tobacco?
Well, as you have seen on TV, e-cigs have killed what? 100 people in the last few years...
Im not sure if you are in agreement with not selling of e-cigs" if so then you dont want to know the statistics on alcohol/tobacco products. Not trying to be disrespectful at all, just confused. If a person IMHO wants to drink/smoke its up to them they know the risks, as far as Guns they dont shoot anyone without Someone committing the act.
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Re: Walmart has fallen!

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Post by striker55 » Sat Sep 21, 2019 6:07 am

How many people are killed by someone who has been drinking? Yet alcohol is sold everywhere.

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Re: Walmart has fallen!

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Post by carlson1 » Sat Sep 21, 2019 11:06 am

:iagree: If they really cared about deaths they would stop the sale of alcohol at restaurants, etc...and then Robert Francis O’Rourke wouldn’t of had a DWI. Ted Kennedy wouldn’t have killed Mary Jo Kopechne and on and on we could go.
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