California seeks to ban free, single-use carryout bags in retail

Jun 5, 2010 | Posted by: roboblogger | Full story: Chain Store Age

New York City The California State Assembly on Wednesday narrowly approved a bill would make California the first state in the nation to ban single-use plastic and paper bags from being handed out free of charge at supermarkets, drug stores, convenience stores and liquor stores.

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Are you kidding me wrote:
Like the very few gay bars dumping out their Russian vodka (that they already paid for LMAO) is going to put Stoli's out of business!!! LMAO... Liberals??????????
Boycott Russian vodka because they imprison gays, bloggers and murder journalists.
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Just more bull ignore it or paste over it again and again.
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Brian_G wrote:
<quoted text>Boycott Russian vodka because they imprison gays, bloggers and murder journalists.
Brian_G..

Yes. You are right. Non-Homosexual men drink Stolichnaya and other quality Russian vodka products while their Homosexual friends and the lesbians must be satisfied with cheap mass produced domestic brands. To each his own.

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Ronald wrote:
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Brian_G..
Yes. You are right. Non-Homosexual men drink Stolichnaya and other quality Russian vodka products while their Homosexual friends and the lesbians must be satisfied with cheap mass produced domestic brands. To each his own.
Ronald
Ronald.

Excellent point.

Frankie Rizzo.
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Nothing as dumb as the big-bang.
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If the near death experience in Glendora, California Classic Coffee could have gone the other way if; must have been white kids, if they had been black in a hoodie they would have been dead.

Fred Sparling and Lois Sparling - goofs.
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Sewers backing up again, time to call a plumber.

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ARIZONA WE LOVE YOU wrote:
Just another way of reaching into my overly stretched butt hole in hopes taking a few more tax DOLLARS !!
They wont ban these bags but they are sure to attached a "Fee" aka TAX
Its a lot like the $8.00 additional "Fee" you play when purchasing a LCD Screen. They say its a recycling charge but the last I knew there was no redemption centers to get your money back when the stupid thing dies.
I say start dumpling your plastic bags into the ocean. Lets the sea life consume it. Fish love getting stuck in it like a mini-vacation
PROBLEM SOLVED CALIFORNIA.
Wow, that's the dumbest comment I've read on here to date.
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Wow, that's the dumbest comment I've read on here to date.
TravelQueen

Oh? You think that is dumb? How about the upfront mattress disposal fee that the California political ruling class is thinking of imposing on increasingly impoverished overtaxed Californians?

Environmentally friendly easily disposable grocery bag technology has been known in more inventive nations for many years. The fish love them, growing fat and sassy from eating corn based grocery bags. Such grocery bags also provide excellent mulch that can be used by backyard gardeners. The problem with requiring fat-cat Big Grocers to use them is that doing so would cut into the scam their pals - the political ruling class *("Liberals")*- is running.

As you may be aware, environmentally harmful disease spreading reusable grocery bags are heavily taxed in California. In addition, Lowenthal harassment taxes are imposed on the minority of overtaxed Long Beachers who not use expensive taxpayer provided food stamps.

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Ronald wrote:
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Yes. You are right. Non-Homosexual men drink Stolichnaya and other quality Russian vodka products while their Homosexual friends and the lesbians must be satisfied with cheap mass produced domestic brands. To each his own.
Ronald
Many non-gays won't drink Russian vodka; the issue is free speech and stopping demagogy, not homosexuality. Besides, Stoly isn't that good.
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Here's another golden STUIPD nugget from the Republican, GOP, RNC and Tea Party brain cells.

"Republican" calls Obamacare tax on tanning salons 'racist' now if this don't beat all?

High level meeting took place over this statement and have resulted in the American public being reassured this is the reason they are not in charge anymore.

Looks like it may not happen for several decades either.
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Obama Boo Boo said "Da shits hitten da fan, I is having to lie more bitter".
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A building has collapsed and a large 40-foot sinkhole opens up in Florida resort near Disney World.

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Brian_G wrote:
Many non-gays won't drink Russian vodka; the issue is free speech and stopping demagogy, not homosexuality. Besides, Stoly isn't that good.
Then again, I oppose boycotts, except under direst case such as war. I'm not at war with my political opponents; we just disagree.
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Yeah you tell em?

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I like free carryout bags, that's half the fun of carryout.
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Mutts are always running lose.
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I got an Idea! how about we all buy red kids wagons like radio flyers, and go into stores and fill your grocery list. first you wouldn`t need grocery carts, that's an environmental savings, and then you wouldn`t need grocery bags, and you can walk home, get fresh air and save gas, save the environment.
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The new Republican, Tea Party restrictive voting requirements bill, signed by "Republican" Gov. Pat McCrory, makes it harder for the elderly, minorities and low-income citizens to vote in the state.

This of course is another overt act by them confederate American hating rebels of the South.

Trashy people them Republicans.

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