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Posted By: tisHimself, 9/12/2019 5:45:44 AM

Do we really have to listen to Walmart’s attempts to lecture us on the morality of our consumer purchases? Has American consumer culture hit the skids that badly? Last week the retail giant actually crossed the Rubicon with Middle America. Walmart announced that it was requesting its customers refrain from openly carrying firearms in its stores. Additionally, the retailer said it plans to stop selling some types of ammunition. Walmart will also end handgun sales in Alaska, the only state where it still sells them. Walmart discontinued the sale of “assault-style” weapons, otherwise known as scary-looking rifles, in 2015.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: bigken2 9/12/2019 6:20:30 AM (No. 177686)
# never wal mart done with them i dont need there cheep junk
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Reply 2 - Posted by: daisey 9/12/2019 6:40:49 AM (No. 177696)
Maybe it’s because I’m not fully functioning yet this morning, but I had a difficult time following this article. And I am so sick of the word “woke”, that if I never hear it again, that’s a good thing. And the author referred to Tucker Carlson as a left-winger? What am I missing here?
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Reply 3 - Posted by: raspberry 9/12/2019 7:06:04 AM (No. 177714)
While I looked in Walmart for the plastic wood I did not find, I heard my polite wife giving a piece of her Southern mind to the sporting goods clerk about not selling guns and ammo in a rural Virginia store. All this PC junk makes us all go elsewhere to buy plastic wood and guns.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: F15 Gork 9/12/2019 7:11:54 AM (No. 177716)
If you are relying on Walmart for guns and ammo, you may need coinciding....
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Reply 5 - Posted by: F15 Gork 9/12/2019 7:12:43 AM (No. 177717)
Make that counciling...
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Reply 6 - Posted by: FunOne 9/12/2019 7:33:48 AM (No. 177738)
Agree with Agree with 3 Agree with Agree with #4. I belong to an active gun club where members spend part of their weekend at the shooting range, and I have yet to meet a member that buys guns at Walmart. Who wants a gun made by a ten year old Chinese kid? 3
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Reply 7 - Posted by: jacksin5 9/12/2019 9:36:11 AM (No. 177874)
Fine, don't sell guns or ammo. there are gun stores where people with actual knowledge of their wares can guide you. Plastic bad? Stop selling items made of plastic. Meat bad? stop selling meat. Non-Organic Veggies (whatever they are) bad? stop selling them. Is the store now stocked with empty shelves? Rent the space to a vendor who is willing to sell what people want to buy.
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