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Walmart And Sears Remove Confederate Flag Merchandise From Stores

Walmart to stop selling Confederate flag merchandise

Walmart and Sears announced today that they will cease to sell any products emblazoned with the confederate flag either in their stores or on their websites. “We never want to offend anyone with the products that we offer. We have taken steps to remove all items promoting the confederate flag from our assortment — whether… Read more »

Tracy Morgan, Walmart Reach Settlement Over Fatal Crash

Tracy Morgan

Actor Tracy Morgan has reportedly settled his lawsuit against Walmart in reference to last year’s fatal highway crash on the New Jersey Turnpike. According to the Hollywood Reporter, documents filed in a Newark federal court Wednesday confirm that a confidential settlement has been reached by both parties. Tracy Morgan “grateful that the [Walmart] case was… Read more »

Texas Insanity – Conspiracy Theories Taken Seriously In State Capitol

Greg Abbott

That’s right, Texas: Insanity. There’s really no other word for it. As previously reported by the Inquisitr, the rookie governor of Texas, Greg Abbott, actually activated the Texas National Guard to monitor the Navy SEAL and Green Beret “Jade Helm” training exercises in the state last week because he was worried that they were just… Read more »

Jade Helm, Wal-Mart Underground Tunnels Conspiracy Theory: Footage Inside ‘Closed Walmart’ — What Are Cops Trying To Hide?

Wal-Mart

Conspiracy theory speculations about the sudden “mysterious” closures of at least five Wal-Mart stores in four states where Jade Helm military training exercises are scheduled to start got a boost in the last few days following release of footage purportedly showing police officers guarding loading docks and entrances at a “closed” Wal-Mart under circumstances that… Read more »

Walmart Stores Close Suddenly, Leaving Hundreds Of Employees Jobless

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Walmart closed five stores at the same time on Monday, making headlines again this week. Walmart claims the stores will close temporarily, each for the exact amount of six months, while plumbing issues are addressed and repaired. Why, then, have more than 2,000 employees been laid off permanently? According to the Consumerist, the closed Walmart… Read more »

Hot Ronda Rousey’s Star Continues To Rise

Ronda Rousey's WalMart Controversy

Ronda Rousey, the controversial mixed martial arts fighter, enjoyed a spectacular weekend of notoriety, when she both appeared at the opening of her latest movie, Furious 7, and found herself at odds with mega-retailer, Walmart. The woman, who has taken a grand total of 138 seconds to defeat her adversaries in her four professional fights,… Read more »

While Jobs Increase And Unemployment Drops, Wages Have Yet To Catch Up

Job Growth

The economy continued its promising rise in jobs this February as almost 300,000 were added and unemployment dropped to roughly 5.5 percent. The number of jobs being added every month has consistently beaten many economists’ estimates. Though this number doesn’t include the people who are considered long-term unemployed — that is, those who are out… Read more »

Walmart Facepalms Black History Month With Offensive DVD Display

Walmart Black History Facepalm

A Walmart Black History promotion went horribly wrong at one store in Nashville, Tennessee. The location based at Charlotte Avenue may have meant well when it decided to promote the two DVDs above side-by-side to honor African-American heritage. Unfortunately, they didn’t quite investigate the contents. If you’ve ever worked retail, then you probably know most… Read more »