Wednesday, August 29, 2012

From A Sam's Club Ad

Today I received an email flyer from Sam's Club which featured this week's top sellers. Some of the stuff was fairly obvious with students going back to school such as a couple of laptops and the Nexus 7 tablet.

Other stuff caught me by surprise. This included a 10kw gas-powered generator and Augason Farms Emergency Food Storage Kit which is supposed to feed four people for one year. This latter item sells for $2,774 which is a substantial sum.

I could see the generator selling with all the news about Hurricane Issac. However, the long-term storage food is a bit surprising. It does fit in with the post I did yesterday about a story from The Anchoress detailing people in her area buying firearms and stocking up on food as they don't trust Obama and his cronies.


4 comments:

  1. The emergency food kits have been showing up in Costco ads I've seen around here for the last couple of years, so it's not too surprising.

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  2. I'm still waiting on the Kirkland brand 10,000 round box of 5.56 and 5 packs of Glocks.

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  3. I noticed Sam's Club is stocking that style of emergency food in their Joplin, MO store.

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