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Response to Romulox (Reply #27)

Tue May 15, 2012, 09:35 PM

31. Well I am a font of not just blaming others for our own acts

I believe we can choose what we do. We don't HAVE to buy the cheaper stuff from China. But as citizens, we do it. That is the cause of this. I suppose you are victimized into buying the cheaper product?

Where were you when the chains put the mom and pops out of business? Hopefully not taking advantage of lower prices at the big chains? It's the same thing here.

I think it is quite hypocritical to use the poor things as victims who just HAVE to buy things at the cheapest possible price, and that it's the big bad sellers' fault we do that, as they should force us and just hire the Americans and keep the prices higher. The truth is this offshoring took place because we still had jobs (other jobs) and chose lower prices.

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