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Have you ever heard people at Walmart talking about politics and religion? Would you find it strange if you did?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 7:15 PM on Dec. 2, 2010 in Religion & Beliefs

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  • I have not, but I wouldn't find it strange.
    elizabr

    Answer by elizabr at 7:16 PM on Dec. 2, 2010

  • Yep, usually they're complaining about how commercialized Christmas is, yet they're pulling 3 carts' worth of toys to the register......
    geminilove

    Answer by geminilove at 7:17 PM on Dec. 2, 2010

  • Yes, and No. In fact I talked about both subjects with people I met at Walmart...
    SabrinaMBowen

    Answer by SabrinaMBowen at 7:17 PM on Dec. 2, 2010

  • Never - I see more of the types featured on peopleofwalmart.com.
    tasches

    Answer by tasches at 7:17 PM on Dec. 2, 2010

  • Yes, I've overheard my fair share of trailer park politics, and on more than a few occasions either had to demand that people move out of the isle as they were having a "prayer" session, or reroute around them. They're nuts. I absolutely loathe trips to wally world.
    ObbyDobbie

    Answer by ObbyDobbie at 7:17 PM on Dec. 2, 2010

  • I am not trailer park trash and yes I go to Walmart. If I saw someone having a prayer session I would turn around and go the other way to keep from bothering them. If I loathed the trips I would go to another store.
    Faye1234

    Answer by Faye1234 at 7:36 PM on Dec. 2, 2010

  • No I haven't heard it personally, but I wouldn't find it strange. As long as they weren't harassing people, or pushing their views onto others, anyway. :)

    My husband, though, works at Walmart (yeah, yeah, we do what we can, and honestly I'm just thankful I have a husband who has a job and who works hard to provide for us), and he's been involved in religious/political discussions while working there.... We live in the Bible Belt, though, so I suppose that's only natural...
    bandgeek521

    Answer by bandgeek521 at 7:59 PM on Dec. 2, 2010

  • I dont find this strange at all. ppl love talking about religion and or politics. And usually it gets pretty heated. With a religious aspect to things, ppl are searching for answers.
    ladiesfirst

    Answer by ladiesfirst at 8:02 PM on Dec. 2, 2010

  • Faye, no one said you were. You made an assumption, which is entirely based on your own emotions, not on reality.
    ObbyDobbie

    Answer by ObbyDobbie at 8:37 PM on Dec. 2, 2010

  • I havent but people talk about strange things
    inlovewith4

    Answer by inlovewith4 at 8:56 PM on Dec. 2, 2010

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