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Author Topic: What's the oddest grocery-store shortage you've seen?  (Read 830 times)

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Re: What's the oddest grocery-store shortage you've seen?
« Reply #15 on: May 16, 2020, 11:04:21 am »
I suspect two factors are at work here: a preference for familiar foods in times of stress, and people who aren't familiar with cooking and/or prepping blindly following online 'what to stock' suggestions without grasping the purpose behind them.

I so agree!  I've even had 2 friends text me for cooking advice, which I find hilarious (I've never been much of a cook -- that's my hubby's thing).  I just show him the text and he answers it LOL!

The odd shortage we have right now is not even a cleaning or food item -- it's picture puzzles!  And a pretty penny they ask for our self-isolation entertainment!  I'm easy to please... give me my TV, my cell, and my coffee, and I'm happy as a clam in sauce!!


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