Alaska officials lobby Wal-Mart on salmon-critical move

Sep 5, 2013 Full story: Reuters 12

Alaska officials lobbied Wal-Mart Stores Inc on Thursday to keep selling the state's wild-caught salmon despite their decision to drop an environmental certification label required by the world's largest retailer.

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Far Away

Anchorage, AK

#1 Sep 5, 2013
We--Alaska--don't tell you, Wal*Mart and all other retailers requiring the sissy label, how to run your businesses, so how 'bout you just sell the best damned salmon to be found anywhere on the planet and let us manage our resources.
Pull My Finger

Sayville, NY

#2 Sep 5, 2013
Sounds a little fishy to me.

Since: Nov 08

Location hidden

#3 Sep 5, 2013
Sounds a little Moochelly to me.
fingiswold

Newark, OH

#4 Sep 5, 2013
neither alaska nor wal-mart give a shit about the environment or anything but raking in the dough and screwing their constituents/customers
fingiswold

Newark, OH

#5 Sep 5, 2013
Eighthinchman wrote:
Sounds a little Moochelly to me.
you smell like moose piss to me
fingiswold

Newark, OH

#6 Sep 5, 2013
Far Away wrote:
We--Alaska--don't tell you, Wal*Mart and all other retailers requiring the sissy label, how to run your businesses, so how 'bout you just sell the best damned salmon to be found anywhere on the planet and let us manage our resources.
tough talk from another alaska loudmouth
Pull My Finger

Sayville, NY

#7 Sep 5, 2013
Eighthman wrote:
Sounds a little Moochelly to me.
Moochelle probably smells more like lobster. I sure don't know so Alaska.

Since: Mar 09

The Left Coast

#8 Sep 5, 2013
fingiswold wrote:
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you smell like moose piss to me
You know what moose piss smells like. Interesting.
Far Away

Anchorage, AK

#9 Sep 6, 2013
fingiswold wrote:
neither alaska nor wal-mart give a shit about the environment or anything but raking in the dough and screwing their constituents/customers
You're an idiot who doesn't know sh!t from shinola about Alaska or its environment. You'd piss your pants like a scared schoolgirl at the first negative 60 degree cold snap. It takes a lot more intestinal fortitude than you could ever muster to live here, particularly in the interior and northern regions, so don't venture in to preaching to me about the Alaska environment.
Far Away

Anchorage, AK

#10 Sep 6, 2013
fingiswold wrote:
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tough talk from another alaska loudmouth
Not tough talk--truth talk. You won't find another state in the union with tougher fish and game laws than in this state, nor probably any tougher environmental regulations. Hell, we can get penalized for heating our homes and idling cars at 60 degrees below zero if it affects air quality.
fingiswold

Newark, OH

#11 Sep 6, 2013
RustyS wrote:
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You know what moose piss smells like. Interesting.
yesss, like you....duh!:)
fingiswold

Newark, OH

#12 Sep 6, 2013
Far Away wrote:
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You're an idiot who doesn't know sh!t from shinola about Alaska or its environment. You'd piss your pants like a scared schoolgirl at the first negative 60 degree cold snap. It takes a lot more intestinal fortitude than you could ever muster to live here, particularly in the interior and northern regions, so don't venture in to preaching to me about the Alaska environment.
it must be summer up there, the week for you to thaw out and launch a major-league whiny-boy meltdown....lol

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