Do you make an effort to support your local economy?

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Support your local economy?

  1. I do.

    78.9%
  2. I do not.

    21.1%
  1. banksy

    banksy Like a 40 degree day VIP

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    I don't. None at all.

    Quality, convenience, and price determine where I spend fat stacks.

    Why the fuck go to Bob's Hardware and hope they have the thing you need when you know Home Depot's got that thing plus a whole lot of other shit you didn't even know you needed?
     
  2. ChuckZ

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    no effort, but I do anyways
     
  3. Capn Crud

    Capn Crud The Pride of Cucamonga VIP Gold

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    Whenever practical. But when I can get 10 iPhone screen covers from China for $2 or go to Best Buy and get one for $25, China wins.
     
  4. Mr. Potato Head

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    I'm with chuck. I won't go out of my to go to a national chain store.
     
  5. Smell Muhfinger

    Smell Muhfinger "is just really nice?"

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    I buy vegetables from the godless Amish's markets sometimes. Home grown tomatoes and stuff.. :pimp:
     
  6. basketcase

    basketcase Pissed that Naz only has 2 legs

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    i only buy from my local dealer
     
  7. Mr. Potato Head

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    If you get the good one at Best Buy, you only need one.
     
  8. banksy

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    because of better quality/price/convenience?

    or just for the sake of buying local?
     
  9. Capn Crud

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    I'm on the same chineese one for a year now, so I guess 10 is overkill
     
  10. Daveindiego

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    I hit my neighborhood Starbucks and taco shops all the time. :mrpeanut:
     
  11. banksy

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    better quality or price?

    certainly not convenience.
     
  12. nazdrowie

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    I bought a can of paint from Home Hardware last summer

    is that good enough?
     
  13. Smell Muhfinger

    Smell Muhfinger "is just really nice?"

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    MUCH better quality, a little better price, convenient for me, it's on my way home from the Wal Mart.:c
     
  14. banksy

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  15. Ridic Too

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    I don't go to chain restaurants. Does that count?
     
  16. banksy

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    makes sense then

    I'm looking for peeps that drive further or spend more for the same product

    just for the sake of "buying local"
     
  17. TonyJax

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    I dont date Russian woman.
     
  18. banksy

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    depends on the reason
     
  19. gwartney

    gwartney Is there gas in the car? VIP

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    I go to local restaurants. That's about it.
     
  20. Ridic Too

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    Because they fucking suck and taste like dog shit.