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  1. Lucky Pierre

    Lucky Pierre Well-Known Member

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    How they make enough money to cover their lease, their employees, their utilities, inventory and still pull a profit?


    Not just some shit strip mall either. Some of these high end places make no sense to me. Like this place below, they actually sell enough tea each month to mall traffic to cover all their expenses and pull a profit?


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  2. TonyJax

    TonyJax Reformed Jew. VIP

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    Most are just fronts for organized crime and terrorists organizations for money laundering.
     
  3. GHP

    GHP New Member Shot Dead

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    I went to Subway yesterday and the line was insane
     
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    Bye You! The n word guy Gold

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    al wazir chicken?? :crazy2:
     
  5. GHP

    GHP New Member Shot Dead

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    Sushi Ike
     
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    exactly.
     
  7. Johnny Chimpo

    Johnny Chimpo New Member Shot Dead

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    Fine dinning over at banana republic:giggle:
     
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    baltimore mike Uncle Cuck

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    i know how thai massage stays in business :hhh:
     
  9. Czech

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    thai massage caught my eye
     
  10. Schmoopy

    Schmoopy Village Idiot Gold

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    Here we go!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!:cheer:

    :popcorn:
     
  11. GHP

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    Miami :jj:
     
  12. GHP

    GHP New Member Shot Dead

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    It's OK you've been living under Bubba for a few months ;)
     
  13. gwartney

    gwartney Well-Known Member VIP Gold

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    We operated a store in an upscale mall for a while. The rent was $10K a month plus a percentage of the gross. That was 10 years ago. I'm sure it's higher now. We spent the first couple of weeks a month trying to make rent.
     
  14. Shivvy

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    :lol:
     
  15. The Gas Face

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    Security training, then Bail Bonds on the bottom of that cultural umbrella :jj:
     
  16. GHP

    GHP New Member Shot Dead

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    It's Miami

    Where you live :jj:
     
  17. Schmoopy

    Schmoopy Village Idiot Gold

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    You mean he never moved to South Carolina?


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  18. Czech

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    % of the gross . . . wtf?

    how'd they know the sum amount of your gross?
     
  19. The Gas Face

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    Happy now?

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  20. GHP

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    He only pays $900 a month in rent, that's Miami ghetto. Liberty City or Overton lol :p