Tagged: walmart

Don’t Blame Walmart

Don’t Blame Walmart

I don’t often shop at Walmart. It’s laid out in the most haphazard fashion and its products are not always reliable. Sometimes they work out OK; sometimes  not so much. (And Sandra won’t eat...

Assault on the Working Poor

Assault on the Working Poor

I wonder whether the Republican Party is deliberately sabotaging America’s working poor in order to create an even more vulnerable underclass. First, consider Paul Ryan’s budget.  It would slash billions from welfare programs and...

Better Look Out, Canada! Walmart is Expanding!

Better Look Out, Canada! Walmart is Expanding!

Under fire in the US, Walmart is looking to Canada for its next big bonanza. The controversial company is planning to invest close to half a billion dollars in a massive Canadian expansion. The ...

And Lead Us Not Into Temptation…

And Lead Us Not Into Temptation…

Temptation comes in many forms. Sometimes it’s an apple. Sometimes it’s Walmart. Sandra and I – and the cats – are out of some stuff, and I am about to head for the grocery...

Who Really controls the Economic Recovery?

Who Really controls the Economic Recovery?

  I have not been to the local mall since last year.  Before you acuse me of not supporting the effort, the FEDEX and UPS trucks know my address better than the postman, as...