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Old 09-22-2013, 01:38 AM
 
Location: Vallejo
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Originally Posted by AksarbeN View Post
Itís interesting that McDís went to a lot of trouble to change their appearance and conform to city wants and desires. However just like Walmart, people simply donít care for ďBIGĒ business getting into their small towns anymore, even when they comply with all the city codes. BIG is out and little town personalities are in.

A sure way to end a business venture like this is to avoid going to their place of business. They wouldnít stay open long if enough people didnít shop there, as money is profit and thatís the motivating factors for these places.
NIMBY has always been in.

We have a McDonald's that's not far from my house. The building is ugly, but it's in a strip mall full of ugly buildings, so that doesn't really matter. I'll go maybe every few months for breakfast when I'm going out of town.
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