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Dear Abby Asked by Dear Abby
13 days left

How often do you shop at a mall?

Frequently

2

Seldom

14

Frequently

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Linda Quigley
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Linda Quigley

Many different stores have what I need and a food court as well.

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Seldom

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rover6rover
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rover6rover

They still have malls? The retail concept moved beyond that enclosed space model decades ago.

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Lrac Snave
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Lrac Snave

Too crowded with people; and they all seem to be in a big hurry.

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Sophie Norton
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Sophie Norton

Maybe once a year if it can't be avoided

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jelleykat
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jelleykat

Never since the pandemic started and I can't see myself going back. I can order 90% of what I need. And I just don't see that as a social activity anymore

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Jay Jay
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Jay Jay

Can usually get whatever I need on a day-to-day basis at a big box store or online. Only go to the mall if looking for something special.

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Jethro Born
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Jethro Born

All the anchor stores left, so now the mall is a gathering place for gangs and pedophiles. Besides, the mall stores never had what I needed before they went to heck in a handbasket.

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Ry Kali
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Ry Kali

One every couple of years.

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Tina Bouthillier
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Tina Bouthillier

It just isn't what it used to be, especially with Sears, KB Toys and other favorite stores gone

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Don James
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Don James

Sears has died... I went for the tools and sporting goods. They got rid of the sporting goods, and then the tools went down hill. Now there is no more Sears to go to.

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Carla Altenbach
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Carla Altenbach

I'd have to drive too far to get to the nearest mall. To much hassle and I prefer to shop local merchants.

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Veronica Cardenas Riordan
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Veronica Cardenas Riordan

I online shop for everything. Food, toiletries, cleaning supplies, pet supplies, clothes, literally everything. I feel it helps me stay on budget and prevents impulse buying.

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Kellye Cook Noret
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Kellye Cook Noret

I do everything online or at big box stores.

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Maureen Hannon
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Maureen Hannon

I'm disabled and the mall is too crowded. Also, the local shipping centers and shops are right around the corner; The mall is a few miles away.

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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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