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Old 02-08-2014, 12:44 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hobby Lobby may close 500+ stores

Hobby Lobby May Close All 500+ Stores in 41 States |

We believe that it is by Godís grace that Hobby Lobby has endured, and he has blessed us and our employees. Weíve not only added jobs in a weak economy, weíve raised wages for the past four years in a row. Our full-time employees start at 80% above minimum wage.

But now, our government threatens to change all of that.

A new government healthcare mandate says that our family business MUST provide what I believe are abortion-causing drugs as part of our health insurance.

Being Christians, we donít pay for drugs that might cause abortions, which means that we donít cover emergency contraception, the morning-after pill or the week-after pill. We believe doing so might end a life after the moment of conception, something that is contrary to our most important beliefs.
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Hobby Lobby to open 70 stores this year
Oklahoma City retailer Hobby Lobby says Internet rumors of planned store closings are false.

Hobby Lobby to open 70 stores this year | News OK
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Oklahoma City retailer Hobby Lobby says Internet rumors of planned store closings are false.

Hobby Lobby to open 70 stores this year | News OK

Interesting.

I guess your Internet truth is better than mine.
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Old 02-08-2014, 07:13 AM   #4 (permalink)
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Well well well.....so what's going on here??
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Always wondered why items there were so overpriced.
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Old 02-08-2014, 07:41 AM   #6 (permalink)
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Always wondered why items there were so overpriced.
I know right.... My wife likes to shop there and there's nothing Christian about the prices they charge.
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Old 02-08-2014, 08:10 AM   #7 (permalink)
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Always wondered why items there were so overpriced.
Haha.
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I know right.... My wife likes to shop there and there's nothing Christian about the prices they charge.
What's not Christian about making a profit and paying your employees well?
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What's not Christian about making a profit and paying your employees well?
Nothing.

Hobby Lobby and Costco are both business models that show retailers can pay employees a higher wage and still make a good profit.

Hobby Lobby and Chick-fil-a also show a business can be profitable and close on Sunday's.

Bravo to all 3 companies.
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Interesting.

I guess your Internet truth is better than mine.
No he's just one of those guys who thinks he's superior in every form or fashion... Probably got a lot of ass kickings growing up.
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Old 02-08-2014, 09:47 AM   #11 (permalink)
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No he's just one of those guys who thinks he's superior in every form or fashion... Probably got a lot of ass kickings growing up.
just bring it bro.
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We believe that it is by Godís grace that Hobby Lobby has endured, and he has blessed us and our employees. Weíve not only added jobs in a weak economy, weíve raised wages for the past four years in a row. Our full-time employees start at 80% above minimum wage.

But now, our government threatens to change all of that.

A new government healthcare mandate says that our family business MUST provide what I believe are abortion-causing drugs as part of our health insurance.

Being Christians, we don't pay for drugs that might cause abortions, which means that we don't cover emergency contraception, the morning-after pill or the week-after pill. We believe doing so might end a life after the moment of conception, something that is contrary to our most important beliefs.
]How do you feel about the magic negro giving billions to his muslim buddies, while they are killing Christians by the hundreds and burning their church.
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I walked into a Hobby Lobby once.... true story
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I walked into a Hobby Lobby once.... true story
I did once too & that was it....just looked around.
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]How do you feel about the magic negro giving billions to his muslim buddies, while they are killing Christians by the hundreds and burning their church.
That magic negro hasn't read that part of killing Christians in the newspapers yet or heard it from Fox News.

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