Skip to comments.Wal-Mart US CEO To America: "Prepare For Serious Inflation"
Posted on 03/31/2011 9:07:11 PM PDT by dollarbull
To those who think that buying food in the corner deli is becoming a luxury, we have five words: you ain't seen nuthin' yet. U.S. consumers face "serious" inflation in the months ahead for clothing, food and other products, the head of Wal-Mart's U.S. operations warned Wednesday talking to USA Today. And if Wal-Mart which is at the very bottom of commoditized consumer retail, and at the very peak of avoiding reexporting of US inflation by way of China is concerned, it may be time to panic, or at least cancel those plane tickets to Zimbabwe, which is soon coming to us.
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We’re entering The Perfect Storm.
Time to relearn those sewing skills your mom tried to teach you! Make our own clothes, grow our own food. People survived centuries living that way. Sounds good.
The average american has so much stored fat that they can survive a long time before becoming mal nutritioned
Hoo wooda thunk it.
Maybe it is time we stopping turning our food into ethanol and started drilling our own damn oil.
Once again Beck is right.
He certainly is right. I hope we don’t wake up one day and Beck, Limbaugh, Hannity, et al are no longer to be found. It could be a matter of time.
Hershey chocolate just said that because sugar has more than doubled in price in a year, that they’re raising prices 10%. Perfect timing, just in time for Easter.
FYI, the garden is coming along nicely. With about 30 varieties of fruits and vegetables, almost everything is up and growing. Just waiting on the peppers and asparagus but that’s to be expected.
Nah, let's just put the TEA kettle back on the stove, grow a Victory garden - and tell the Oligarchic Wallmart Rainbow SOB's where they can grow their carrots.
There are honest community credit unions and financial institutions in every locale -- who didn't jump aboard the Sub-Prime fraud gravy train --financial institutions who Wall Mart is shafting by supporting the Fed Interchange Rule.
Find those honest financial institutions and reward them with your business - and give Wall Mart and their Credit-Card mongering associates a cashectomy.
If the collectivist fraudsters are hungry - LET THEM EAT A$$PAPER
" in the planned economy of the Soviet Union the distribution of goods and services was centralized"
Squeeze that Charmine ya WallyMart Commie Central-distribution Jackwagons.
I have the garden seeds...need to get the starter pots. Long way from planting outside here.
Return of Staglation!
And you thought Carter was a @#$@!#$ president.
What makes up the triad?
Ping for later viewing
Thanks to our government preventing us from drilling and spending like there is no tomorrow.
There is no inflation, nothing to see here. Move along.
Learn to save seeds...learn THIS year.
FYI, the garden is coming along nicely. With about 30 varieties of fruits and vegetables, almost everything is up and growing. Just waiting on the peppers and asparagus but thats to be expected.
———just in time for Easter-——
The only Hershey chocolate I buy are Cadbury Eggs. This year they are $.85 each. Atrocious. I will not buy anymore.
Although I am probably wrong, they seem smaller too boot.
“U.S. consumers face “serious” inflation”
What is serious inflation? 5%, 10% or 15%? If you are on a fixed income 2% is serious.