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Offline Jackie

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« Reply #234 on: January 08, 2020, 09:29:18 pm »
Ciggarette prices are unbelievable! The gov. keeps raising the tax. I wonder how that's all working out in New York at,  15 a pack the last I heard. NY is the 2nd highest in the world. Canada is the highest at 20 a pack last I heard a couple of years ago. There are alot of people that cannot afford these prices. a pack a day habbit is alot, what about the 2-3 pack a day habbit people. If they cant quit and dont have the cash what are people going to do? I wouldn't want to be around any of them when their niccoteene fit kicks in!
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« Reply #235 on: January 09, 2020, 07:12:23 am »
Ciggarette prices are unbelievable! The gov. keeps raising the tax. I wonder how that's all working out in New York at,  15 a pack the last I heard. NY is the 2nd highest in the world. Canada is the highest at 20 a pack last I heard a couple of years ago. There are alot of people that cannot afford these prices. a pack a day habbit is alot, what about the 2-3 pack a day habbit people. If they cant quit and dont have the cash what are people going to do? I wouldn't want to be around any of them when their niccoteene fit kicks in!

Hi Jackie, I'm a smoker, and used to smoke cigarettes, but now the prices are 10.00 per pack here, phew !
So now I roll my own, and it is much cheaper and I smoke less as well, which is a good thing.
We have very high taxes over here as well. Products go up , but our wages never do. ; (

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« Reply #236 on: January 09, 2020, 08:08:08 am »
Hi Jackie, I'm a smoker, and used to smoke cigarettes, but now the prices are 10.00 per pack here, phew !
So now I roll my own, and it is much cheaper and I smoke less as well, which is a good thing.
We have very high taxes over here as well. Products go up , but our wages never do. ; (
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« Reply #237 on: January 09, 2020, 08:48:57 am »
Ciggarette prices are unbelievable! The gov. keeps raising the tax. I wonder how that's all working out in New York at,  15 a pack the last I heard. NY is the 2nd highest in the world. Canada is the highest at 20 a pack last I heard a couple of years ago. There are alot of people that cannot afford these prices. a pack a day habbit is alot, what about the 2-3 pack a day habbit people. If they cant quit and dont have the cash what are people going to do? I wouldn't want to be around any of them when their niccoteene fit kicks in!
Cut down on food and clothing and pay the high prices.

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« Reply #238 on: January 09, 2020, 01:32:10 pm »
Give it up.

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« Reply #239 on: January 09, 2020, 07:41:12 pm »
Hi Jackie, I'm a smoker, and used to smoke cigarettes, but now the prices are 10.00 per pack here, phew !
So now I roll my own, and it is much cheaper and I smoke less as well, which is a good thing.
We have very high taxes over here as well. Products go up , but our wages never do. ; (

Well, the wages better go up soon, or people will be dancing in the streets. I normally smoke alot less, but now cigs are a form of tension reliever for me so I smoke more now than ever. I will try the niccorette gum out.

I guess everyone is in the same boat, just gotta get through it, till things get a little easier. Where theres a will theres a way.
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« Reply #240 on: January 09, 2020, 07:44:11 pm »
Cut down on food and clothing and pay the high prices.

I already do cut back on everything, nothing left to cut back on. Just have to cut back on cigs is my only solution to this crises. Make a pack last a week,
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« Reply #241 on: January 13, 2020, 08:57:56 am »
Opened my Triple Zero yogurt and it's halh full, fill it up or make the container smaller! Pitts Off!

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« Reply #243 on: January 14, 2020, 09:15:00 am »
If slaughterhouses had glass walls...we would all be vegetarian.


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« Reply #244 on: January 21, 2020, 07:59:13 pm »
If slaughterhouses had glass walls...we would all be vegetarian.

This is true! Or most everybody.
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« Reply #245 on: January 21, 2020, 08:00:17 pm »
Opened my Triple Zero yogurt and it's halh full, fill it up or make the container smaller! Pitts Off!

Yeah, packaging does this to fool the eye. Like chip bags half empty.
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« Reply #246 on: January 22, 2020, 05:06:35 am »
If slaughterhouses had glass walls...we would all be vegetarian.

Very true !
Glass or no glass, I know what goes on behind the scenes 😣
Terrible ! Go Veggie! ; )
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« Reply #247 on: January 22, 2020, 05:11:51 am »
Very true !
Glass or no glass, I know what goes on behind the scenes 😣
Terrible ! Go Veggie! ; )

Good Morning!

I dont like to think about what goes on behind the scenes. Do you know of any good veggie dishes ? I'm sure there are many, I like veggie lasana by Stoffers, not bad for frozen.
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« Reply #248 on: January 22, 2020, 06:39:20 am »
Good morning to you all

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« Reply #249 on: January 22, 2020, 05:15:20 pm »
Ok, got a credit score of 800, and still turned down for a small loan, I don't get it! I thought all you need is a decent credit core to get a loan from a bank, I'm confused. No wonder our economy sks! I wonder if this happens to alot of people???

Will have to do research on this subject. And what banks are fraudulent, so I never go there for a loan again.
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« Reply #250 on: January 22, 2020, 05:17:10 pm »
Sure wish the ground would dry up, need some sunshine..
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« Reply #251 on: January 22, 2020, 05:18:54 pm »
Sure wish the ground would dry up, need some sunshine..

Spring is a coming!
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