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So how many new Dollar General stores you got now?

Discussion in 'The Okie Corral' started by rolltide_pisco, Jun 16, 2013.

  1. JohnBT

    JohnBT NRA Benefactor

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    We also have 2 Ollie's Bargain Outlets.

    www.olliesbargainoutlet.com

    I've purchased hardback books, tarps, Progresso soup, Wye River clam chowder and 2 Lamiglas graphite spinning rods for $49 each and a cheap Shimano Sahara reel for $42.

    I like the medium Lamiglas rod so much I put my Shimano Sustain 4000FE on it. Unfortunately, the good rods were a one time purchase from some chain store.
     
  2. Cashgap

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    "Sell to the classes and you'll live with the masses. Sell to the masses and you'll live with the classes."
     

  3. NewWaveGuy

    NewWaveGuy BRAVIA 4 LIFE!

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    Yes, but what does the investor do after 10 years when the tenant decides to leave? The investor is then left with a building that has VERY limited uses. And if you do get a new tenant, more likely than not, they're going to rent the building for MUCH less than the original tenant. And lets say the building is in a great location, often times Dollar Gen, Family Dollar will leave once their lease is up and build a larger building next door. Net leases are a tricky beast!
     
  4. ray9898

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    Ehhh....they might have some cheap stuff but they also have some great prices on quality items, the same stuff you find at any other store. I guess I don't think so much of myself that I can't stop in. Great place for household cleaning items, detergent, drinks and some hygiene stuff.
     
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  5. AZ Husker

    AZ Husker

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    And a junk yard has some great prices on some car parts. But do you want one in your neighborhood?
     
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    HollowHead Firm member

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    You guys are all wrong. Nothing destroys a neighborhood like a White Castle. HH
     
  7. Gonzoso

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    Yeah, I am not impressed by the quality of their merchandise.

    I am not wealthy enough to buy cheap things.

    I can only afford to buy something once so I buy quality.

    I am sure they have good deals on some stuff there. My problem is I don't really consume much of what they sell. Now I've not gone through their shelves thoroughly but what I've seen is large quantities of junk/processed food.

    I eat a lot of fresh fruit, vegetables, etc. I prefer to eat meat I've killed myself, although I certainly do buy some from the store as well as I can't keep chickens.

    Snobbery isn't the only reason I don't go. I buy most of my work/casual clothes from Salvation Army. I have a sometimes dirty job, and in my spare time I work on cars/motorcycles, ride motorcycles, hike, camp, etc etc so it doesn't make sense to buy new clothes. I bought a pair of nice cargo pants, and ruined them the first day I wore them this spring. 2$, not a big deal.
     
  8. Deployment Solu

    Deployment Solu Kydex Crafter

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    Dollar Tree gets my vote. You can't beat their prices(everything is $1.00) and I buy stuff there that is much more expensive at Wal-Mart. They have many varieties of Arizona tea and many times have Monster and coffee drinks for much less that retail stores.

    yes, they have junk too, but don't pass up their flavored coffees pouches. 7 oz for $1.00 makes them reasonably inexpensive and they are great!!. No, it is NOT Starbucks.
     
  9. rolltide_pisco

    rolltide_pisco NRA Patron Life Member

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    Save your strength buddy. It's only June :supergrin:
     
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    certifiedfunds Cosmopolitan Bias

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    Late one night I got pulled over in a bad neighborhood. Cop thought I was there to buy crack. No sir, I just need some White Castle.
     
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    certifiedfunds Cosmopolitan Bias

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    Does Dollar General sell oak tree poison in Alabama?
     
  12. costanza187

    costanza187 I like Macs

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    I live in a small town, 1 Dollar General and 1 Family Dollar
     
  13. Joshhtn

    Joshhtn The eBay Guy Silver Member

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    I have one about 2 miles from my house, and I live in what would be considered an upscale neighborhood... They have some of the best customer service that I've seen in some time, and as a small business owner, this is important to me. I only shop there for odds & ends, but I enjoy giving my business to them.
     
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    I think they have some earwax for Les

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    NEOH212 Diesel Girl

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    But it wouldn't be complete without:

    1. Skinny trashy guy with wife beater shirt and BO.

    2. Fat guy that thinks he's built with a MMA T-shirt.

    3. Fat woman wearing the same pair of sweat pants from last week leaning over the shopping cart that's full of junk food.

    4. More body odor and otherwise severely neglected personal hygiene, not to mention jacked up teeth.

    5. Two rather trashy overly tattooed women smoking generic cigarets talking about Roller Derby and how their boyfriend is such a drunk.

    :supergrin:
     
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    HKLovingIT Resident Evil

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    The way you say it, that's kind of hot.


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  17. certifiedfunds

    certifiedfunds Cosmopolitan Bias

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    You know why nick saban doesn't go to Dollar General in Tuscaloosa?

    His ego won't fit through the door


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  18. rolltide_pisco

    rolltide_pisco NRA Patron Life Member

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    He might be worried about some thug trying to steal one his many National Championship rings.
     
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    NEOH212 Diesel Girl

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    Well.......... Thank you............












    I think..........:headscratch::worried:
















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  20. certifiedfunds

    certifiedfunds Cosmopolitan Bias

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    You call them thugs. Saban calls them redshirt freshmen.