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Dear Abby Asked by Dear Abby
10/13/2020

Do you stick to your list when you go grocery shopping?

32%
Yes

5

68%
No WINNER

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32%
Yes

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Tina Bouthillier
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Tina Bouthillier

With a tight budget, i gotta!

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Mar Weski
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Mar Weski

Can't afford non-essential items

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Paige Hines
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Paige Hines

We have online ordering. It's easy not to pick up extra items when you don't have to walk into the store.

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Joan Carnes
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Joan Carnes

I only buy what I need. My Condo has limited space and I don't like clutter.

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rover6rover
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rover6rover

Pretty much when we're making major planned shopping runs. Maybe there are a thing or two I remember that did not make the list, or sales too good to pass up, but generally we avoid impulse buys.

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68%
No

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L Leone
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L Leone

I do get the list items, but NEVER come out with JUST the list! There is always a good sale!

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Debbie Irk
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Debbie Irk

I always end up buying something on impulse

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Courtney Grant
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Courtney Grant

I wish I could. Sadly I cant though. With babies it's so hard to stick to a list i make before i go. I go in for milk juice and come out with with alot more.

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Robert Davidson
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Robert Davidson

There may be a new product I would like to try. I list the most important things, but there may be other items on sale or that look appealing.

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Barry Rashford
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Barry Rashford

There is always something I pick up that isn't on the list.

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Laughing N. Learning
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Laughing N. Learning

I always remember something I need not on my list and great sales entice me.

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Debra Roberts
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Debra Roberts

I pretty much stick to my list but leave room for additional items I might find on sale.

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AUDREY A
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AUDREY A

No, there is no possible way to say no to all of the bright and shiny things! especially for my 2 year old.. :(

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Pat Pinter
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Pat Pinter

Because I like going down the isles seem to always find something I need that wasn't on my list.

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D May
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D May

Guess I like the freedom of getting whatever I want. I am single so I can do this.

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Thomas Carr
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Thomas Carr

we hardly even make a list when we do we never follow it

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Dee Warf
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Dee Warf

I get what’s on the list and good value sale items. Never know when you’ll be broke and can access the supply for the lean times.

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Kathy Wright
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Kathy Wright

I sometimes find something that is not on my list that I really need.

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Joyce Koch
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Joyce Koch

I usually find something I need that isn't on my list, or I want to try something.

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Carl Evans
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Carl Evans

No grocery list is ever complete until AFTER you go to the grocery store.

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Bob Pickett
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Bob Pickett

something always catches my eye

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Dear Abby Asked by Dear Abby
12 months left

Have you tried any of the “meatless” burgers or other products?

Yes

2

No

4

Yes

2 Comments
JT Titus
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JT Titus

I like veggie burgers (Morning Star brand)

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Lisa Gray
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Lisa Gray

I thought it tasted just like meat. I have gastrointestinal issues, so this is a great alternative.

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No

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Lrac Snave
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Lrac Snave

YUCK! "Where's the Beef?" as an old commercial said.

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Bonnie Batten
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Bonnie Batten

I have no desire to try fake meat or milk.

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rover6rover
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rover6rover

Our vegetarian daughter ate some of these once upon a time -- but us, never.

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Do you take public transportation?
Dear Abby Asked by Dear Abby
11 months left

Do you take public transportation?

Yes

2

No

11

Yes

2 Comments
Ry Kali
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Ry Kali

When I lived in the city, I'd take the bus if I didn't have a car or it was unavailable. I'd do the same in this small town if there were any, but the local gov't doesn't want to put money into it. We need it badly. If you don't have a car or a ride, you are screwed! Espacially, when very hot/cold!

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Robert Davidson
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Robert Davidson

I live in NYC, which has an extensive public transportation system. I do not need a car and using public transportation is better for the environment.

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No

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Phyllis
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Phyllis

I live in the county and no buses available. I drive a car now, but in 3 months will turn 80 and want to stop driving. I will sell my car and pay people to take me to appts and vets etc. I have groceries and pet supplies delivered.

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seaweed349
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seaweed349

There are no buses in the country. If I lived in a big city, maybe I would.

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Shane Hill
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Shane Hill

Because i don't have to.

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Valerie Lantz
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Valerie Lantz

I live in a rural area without public transportation available.

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Theresa Scherf
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Theresa Scherf

It's not an option. I live out in the country ca. 5 miles from town.

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Lori Johnson
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Lori Johnson

Public transportation is not an option where I live.

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rover6rover
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rover6rover

Living in the country it's not an option. Sometimes ride the L in Chicago during family visits and we were on and off the subway in NYC last fall -- the only way to get around!

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linda tansey
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linda tansey

small town no public transportation i live in a senior complex at least i can get a bus they have from a bus service but that is only 2 times a month and i do not have a car

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Bob Pickett
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Bob Pickett

not available in this area

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