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To: Buckeye McFrog
"You are being snarky, but FDR actually DID something like this to Montgomery Wards under the National Recovery Act."

Ah, yes Montgomery Wards. I remember shopping there about 30 years ago.

Seriously, I don't see how places like JCP, K-mart and Sears are still around. Sears has a couple of things going for them, like Craftsman tools, and I like their appliances. Plus Sears is pretty good about honoring warranties and has a fleet of repairmen. Other than that, who really goes there any more?

It's mostly Walmart and Target for the economy minded nowadays.

76 posted on 11/12/2012 3:33:01 PM PST by boop ("I need another Cutty Sark"-LBJ)
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To: boop

We have a K-mart in our town right down the street from the Wal Mart.

It’s truly a zombie store, full of merchandise but no people.

Been this way for years now, don’t know how they keep going.


77 posted on 11/12/2012 3:35:48 PM PST by nascarnation (Baraq's bankruptcy: 2016)
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