Is it over?

John B Hammes economic at NETINS.NET
Sat Dec 13 22:36:05 MST 1997

On Thu, 11 Dec 1997, Jim Nantz wrote:

:-)At 12:48 AM 12/11/97 -0600, John wrote:
:-)>I'll be danged if someone at the local Wal-Mart will tell me I can't
:-)>have a coke in a coffee cup if I want to.  If I want it that way....I
:-)>want it that way!  Sam Walton would agree with me too!  So charge me
:-)>extra for the cup!
:-)I'm not arguing against their right to get the drink in whatever cup they
:-)want it in. My point is they'll waste a bunch of lids then when they find
:-)out they'll be charged extra for the other cup they throw it away and get
:-)the cheaper one, making a big mess in the process.

I say charge 'em for it anyway.  I'd bet they don't do it again, and
they might even read the sign. :)

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