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Old 03-11-2018, 04:59 PM
 
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Saw this beauty while waiting in line and figured I'd grab a snapshot. Can anyone else see the irony here? LOL.

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Old 03-11-2018, 04:59 PM
 
Location: Orlando
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Funny and sad.
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Old 03-11-2018, 05:10 PM
 
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Yep, I see it and for at least the last 10 yrs or more I've stopped buying those sweet treats at the check out areas....thank goodness.
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Old 03-11-2018, 07:20 PM
 
Location: East of Seattle since 1992, originally from SF Bay Area
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Leave it to Walmart to make that faux pas.
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Old 03-12-2018, 06:05 AM
 
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Sweet Treats next to a magazine called "Diabetes". That did make me laugh. I see the weekly popular womens magazine with the diet on the cover "lose 20 pounds in one month with the new no sugar diet" with the picture of the woman that successfully accomplished this and then on the bottom of the cover there are pictures of amazing frosted brownies and cookies "make these delicious and easy spring treats."
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Old 03-12-2018, 07:56 AM
 
Location: northern New England
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Sweet Treats next to a magazine called "Diabetes". That did make me laugh. I see the weekly popular womens magazine with the diet on the cover "lose 20 pounds in one month with the new no sugar diet" with the picture of the woman that successfully accomplished this and then on the bottom of the cover there are pictures of amazing frosted brownies and cookies "make these delicious and easy spring treats."
This describes practically every women's magazine ever.
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Old 03-12-2018, 01:09 PM
 
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Whats even stranger is, there IS a method to this madness, Stores like walmart have Planogram teams that design and create display plans for where products go. There is more science put into this than most people think! Point is, THIS WAS DONE ON PURPOSE.
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Old 03-12-2018, 01:13 PM
 
Location: on the wind
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Just as bad as watching a tv program about addiction intervention interrupted every 3 minutes by beer and vodka ads. Its either completely stupid or eerily intentional.
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Old 03-13-2018, 11:05 AM
 
Location: Brawndo-Thirst-Mutilator-Nation
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Sugar added to chocolate is so addictive.

Yeah, all that candy next to the diabetes mag, so fitting!
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Old 03-13-2018, 11:10 AM
 
Location: SC
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Saw this beauty while waiting in line and figured I'd grab a snapshot. Can anyone else see the irony here? LOL.
Are you talking about the women on the upper right of the photo who looks like she has a monkey on her back; juxtaposed with the candy and diabetes book?
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