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Mike Rowe´s Walmart
New York Post, by Editori

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Posted By:MissMolly, 2/17/2014 5:07:01 AM

“Honestly, Kevin, who gives a crap about your feelings toward Walmart?” That was Mike Rowe, star of the Discovery Channel series “Dirty Jobs.” He was responding on Facebook to a comment from “Kevin” suggesting, in essence, that he’d joined the Evil Empire by endorsing a Walmart initiative to buy $250 billion in US-made goods over the next 10 years and put them on their shelves. Kevin had been provoked by an unpaid voiceover Rowe did for a Walmart commercial touting the initiative that aired during the Olympics. He wasn’t the only one. On his Facebook page Rowe responded, and it strikes us he

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: globalwarmer, 2/17/2014 5:42:40 AM     (No. 9735394)

Thank you, Mike. It´s time to start pushing back against the union-istas.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: dudette4freedom, 2/17/2014 6:11:23 AM     (No. 9735411)

LOVE Mike ROwe! A real man among all the quivering whimpering metrosexuals

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Keekng, 2/17/2014 7:23:33 AM     (No. 9735464)

Walmart sells the same stuff from China that most stores sell, (TV´s, camera´s, electronics, smart phones), you just pay less for them at Walmart.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: BirdsNest, 2/17/2014 7:50:40 AM     (No. 9735481)

Mike Rowe ROCKS.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Muguy, 2/17/2014 8:56:33 AM     (No. 9735589)

When Sam Walton was alive, he liked to feature products "made in the USA".... It is damn hard to find anything "made in the USA" in Walmart stores these days......

The costs are kept lower because of cheaper non-union labor from overseas and the fact that the products these days don´t always hold up like they used to.

Walmart used to have a number of brands of items of the same kind on the shelves, but now the selection will cost you more even though it IS less than their competitors.

There are just some items of the same kind you cannot find anywhere that beats what Wallyworld charges, and that is why they are so good.

Mike Rowe is a straight shooter and has a tremendous amount of integrity. That is a quality largely missing these days.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: philsner, 2/17/2014 10:53:41 AM     (No. 9735739)

"Honestly Kevin, who gives a crap about your feelings toward Sarah Palin?"

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Reply 7 - Posted by: wilarrbie, 2/17/2014 11:52:22 AM     (No. 9735810)

Mike Rowe has more insight and common sense about what makes America work than all of the combined geniuses in DC. And even if Walmart has some imperfections, they have been giving Americans what they want for less money and that is why they are as big as they are. Remember, they started putting stores in rural areas where no other discount stores would go. Now, there may be flaws because they have squeezed out many competitors, but you´d be hard pressed to find anyone who would turn it back around.
And finally, Mike Rowe is one hot manly-man, even if elbow deep in doo-doo.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: thewarden, 2/17/2014 7:32:38 PM     (No. 9736332)

Bra-vo! Mike is awesome and completely on point. And, he´s awfully sweet to look at...a real man. Love real men.

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