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  • Man Appears To Threaten To Pepper Spray Maskless Costco Employees In Absurd Viral Video

    04/27/2022 9:43:49 AM PDT · by COBOL2Java · 38 replies
    Daily Caller ^ | April 27, 2022 | DAVID HOOKSTEAD
    An outrageous video of a man in a Costco has gone viral for all the wrong reasons. In an Instagram video shared by @millennial_republicans, a masked man in a Costco was holding up pepper spray towards unmasked employees demanding they stay away from him. During a verbal exchange with an employee, who was handling himself with a stunning amount of grace and class for the situation, the masked man shoved him! Yes, the masked man was so scared of maskless people getting close that he decided to make physical contact! (video at link). That maskless dude is a complete...
  • Wall beds sold by Costco and Amazon are recalled after 1 death and dozens of injuries

    04/08/2022 6:42:24 PM PDT · by BenLurkin · 21 replies
    NPR ^ | 04/08/2022 | RINA TORCHINSKY
    About 129,000 wall beds sold online by Costco, Amazon and other retailers are being recalled after the furniture left one person dead and injuries were reported in 60 other incidents. The beds can detach from the wall and fall on people. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and furniture company Bestar announced the recall on Thursday. An additional 53,000 of the beds are being recalled in Canada. A 79-year-old woman died in 2018 after a wall bed fell on her and injured her spine, according to the news release from the CPSC and manufacturer. Others have reported bruising, among other...
  • Costco Runs Out Of Emergency Food Kits

    03/14/2022 8:33:57 PM PDT · by blam · 38 replies
    Zubu Brothers ^ | 3-14-2022
    Headlines like, “WWIII has likely started already, but we have been slow to recognize it,” from Bill Ackman, and corporate media pushing nuclear war hype and hysteria had sparked unease among American households who hadn’t felt this way since the early days of the virus pandemic when they were caught empty-handed with limited supplies to weather COVID lockdowns. Americans, many of whom have been transformed into preppers in a post-COVID era, are at it again, panic hoarding supplies as they fear Russia’s invasion of Ukraine could be the catalyst for the next world war (well, at least they think this...
  • Police arrest man suspected of carjacking woman at Costco last week, injuring her(Soros DA Strikes Again)

    02/06/2022 10:42:36 PM PST · by TigerClaws · 18 replies
    man suspected of carjacking a woman who was left with a fractured skull has been arrested by the New Orleans Police Department. Tyrese Harris, 18, was booked on charges of attempted armed robbery, armed robbery with a firearm, principal to carjacking, aggravated criminal damage to property, illegal use of a weapon and illegal carrying of weapons. The arrest is in connection with Tuesday's carjacking of Kelleye Rhein, a local real estate agent and mother of two, at the Costco store on South Carrollton Avenue while she was pumping gas. Rhein was pumping gas on the passenger side of her vehicle...
  • Rep. Tenney calls for Biden's impeachment after covert migrant flights revealed

    01/27/2022 8:19:49 AM PST · by conservative98 · 61 replies
    Fox News ^ | January 27, 2022 | Joshua Q. Nelson
    New York Republican lawmakers Nicole Malliotakis and Claudia Tenney blasted President Biden Thursday after leaked footage revealed migrants being flown to a suburban part of the state. "This is a complete, aggravated dereliction of duty, which is why last night on Twitter I called for Joe Biden to be impeached and removed. His primary obligation as the commander-in-chief and president of the United States is to enforce our laws, to live up to his oath, to enforce our border security and to tell the truth to the American people," Rep. Claudia Tenney, R-N.Y., told "Fox & Friends." Leaked video shows...
  • TikToker Reveals How Costco Puts Sauce on Pizza, and Viewers Have Thoughts: 'Bruh, That’s Too Much'

    12/03/2021 5:16:14 PM PST · by nickcarraway · 6 replies
    Yahoo News! ^ | Fri, December 3, 2021
    TikToker Brendan Jay Sullivan (@pizzas) revealed how Costco puts sauce on pizza and shared his thoughts on the technique in a hilarious video. Sullivan is a pizza chef who shares recipes and tours of his favorite pizzerias on TikTok. In one video, Sullivan went behind the scenes at Costco, where he revealed the machine Costco uses to add sauce to pizza. Filled with his hilarious commentary, the video has racked up 9 million views and counting. The video begins with Sullivan standing outside of the Costco pizza kitchen. He watches through the window as employees in red hats and aprons...
  • Costco limits purchases on paper goods, water & key items amid supply chain delays

    09/23/2021 8:59:38 PM PDT · by blueplum · 41 replies
    Fox ^ | 23 September 2021 | Lucas Manfredi
    Costco confirmed it will start limiting purchases on essential household products for what has become a perfect storm of supply chain delays for many retailers. ...Costco's current supply chain and inflationary pressures, which include port delays, higher labor and freight costs, and shortages on everything from shipping containers, trucks, and drivers to various components, raw materials, and ingredients, have caused most of its general items to sell out within two weeks. ...
  • Costco Introduces New 5-Gallon Family Size Pfizer Vaccine

    08/30/2021 2:54:39 PM PDT · by DFG · 30 replies
    Babylon Bee ^ | 08/30/2021 | Babylon Bee
    SEATTLE, WA—In a deal that probably has nothing to do with Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine showing disappointing long-term effectiveness, the pharmaceutical giant has announced an ambitious partnership with bulk wholesale giant Costco, and the unveiling of the new Pfizer-Kirkland Signature 5-Gallon Family Size Vaccine Booster Tub™. Every Costco store is now stocked with sensibly-sized buckets of the vaccine, complete with instructions, kid-friendly self-stick syringes, and a 5-pack of IV kits for families who have been led to believe in overwhelming safety over all other aspects of life. Kelly Earskin, while shopping for some chips and a jacuzzi, commented that the tubs...
  • Ex-Los Angeles officer charged with fatal shooting of disabled man at Costco

    08/10/2021 2:20:18 PM PDT · by wastedyears · 47 replies
    NBC News ^ | 8/9/2021 | Tim Stelloh
    A former Los Angeles police officer was arrested Monday in the off-duty shooting death of a disabled man at a Southern California Costco two years ago, authorities said.
  • BREAKING NEWS: Major outage hits websites of UPS, Costco, Airbnb, US Bank and airlines as 911 services go down in multiple East Coast cities

    07/22/2021 10:20:34 AM PDT · by DFG · 96 replies
    UK Daily Mail ^ | 07/22/2021 | Keith Griffith
    A major internet outage has affected the websites of major retail, financial, logistics and travel websites, and appears to be affecting 911 services in several areas. Down Detector, a service that detects whether websites are working properly or not, began reporting a series of at least 50 major website outages shortly before 12pm EST on Thursday. Among the potentially affected websites were Costco, Airbnb, US Bank, UPS, Fox News, American Airlines, Delta Airlines, AT&T, Groupon, Expedia, HBO Max and TikTok, according to Down Detector.
  • Costco Sees Inflation Affecting Many Facets Of Business

    05/29/2021 11:16:03 AM PDT · by blam · 48 replies
    Newsmax ^ | 5-29-2021 | Nick Koutsobinas
    The big-box chain store Costco is seeing many areas where prices are increasing due to rising inflation. From aluminum foil to shipping containers, the chain store has seen a 20% increase in meat prices over the past month. The company's CFO Richard Galanti said, according to CNBC, that there are "inflationary factors abound," adding, "These include higher labor costs, higher freight costs, higher transportation demand, along with the container shortage and port delays … increased demand in various product categories some shortages, various shortages of everything from chips to oils and chemical supplies by facilities hit by the Gulf freeze...
  • Ricky Schroder Badgers Costco Employee For Turning Him Away For Not Wearing A Mask

    05/17/2021 9:27:17 AM PDT · by MJacks4 · 69 replies
    The Mix ^ | 5/17/2021 | Erin Perri
    “Silver Spoons” actor Ricky Schroder confronted a Costco employee who wouldn’t allow him entrance to the store without a mask. Schroeder shared video of the encounter on Facebook where it quickly went viral. Schroder believes being forced to wear a mask is ‘medical tyranny.’
  • Walmart, Trader Joe's and Costco say vaccinated customers don't have to wear masks in stores

    05/14/2021 4:14:38 PM PDT · by conservative98 · 68 replies
    CNN BUSINESS ^ | Updated 6:12 PM ET 5/14/21 | By Danielle Wiener-Bronner and Nathaniel Meyersohn, CNN Business
    Friday afternoon, Walmart (WMT) executives sent out a letter to Walmart and Sam's Club stores as well as supply chain facilities encouraging employees to get vaccinated. The letter noted that as of Friday, "vaccinated customers and members are welcome to shop without a mask," while unvaccinated shoppers are asked to keep wearing masks in stores. Employees who are fully vaccinated will be permitted to work without masks starting May 18, the letter said, adding that some workers may have to continue to wear masks for health or sanitation reasons. The letter added that "masks will also continue to be required...
  • Costco paper towels: Now with 20 fewer sheets per roll

    05/01/2021 7:29:18 PM PDT · by dynachrome · 104 replies
    redflagdeals ^ | 4-26-21 | frozatio
    Costco paper towels. Same price as the previous several times buying them. Now with 20 fewer sheets. 140/160= .875 Inflation rate: 8.75% Find the old rolls in store with 160 sheets and it’s effectively like buying the new sheets at 8.75% off!
  • Costco Bows to Leftist Mob, Stops Selling Pillows Made by Wrongthinker Mike Lindell

    04/19/2021 5:45:59 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 39 replies
    PJ Media ^ | 04/19/2021 | Robert Spencer
    After getting heavy pressure from leftist fascists, Costco has joined the lynch mob and stopped selling right-wing racist hate pillows – that is, it has stopped selling MyPillow products because the company’s CEO Mike Lindell has dared to oppose the far-left agenda. Apparently Costco believes that only leftists want pillows, or deserve to have them.According to the New York Post, “the wholesale chain is among more than 20 companies that have cut ties with My Pillow.” The Post reported that “the decision will cost MyPillow between $4 million and $10 million in annual sales,” and that won’t hurt Lindell only:...
  • Harry’s Razors Stops Advertising On Michael Knowles Show After Twitter “Influencers” Complain

    03/23/2021 4:41:22 PM PDT · by Brookhaven · 48 replies
    Legal Insurrection ^ | March 23, 2021 | Fuzzy Slippers
    Today’s case in point is the bizarre incident involving a self-proclaimed “future college student,” this person’s Twitter account consisting of two followers when the complaint was tweeted (it’s up to 11 followers as of this writing), a 2019 segment from a Candace Owens show on which Michael Knowles appeared, and Harry’s Razors. The future college student apparently took some time to find a video clip it deemed offensive, then looked for the companies that only later advertised on one of the participants’ shows, and then tweeted to Harry’s Razors about the 2019 video’s supposed offense. Avi Das notified Harry's Razors:...
  • MyPillow Petition Urging Amazon, Walmart to Pull Mike Lindell's Products Hits 90,000 Signatures

    02/25/2021 7:03:10 PM PST · by SeekAndFind · 69 replies
    Newsweek via MSN ^ | 02/25/2021 | Ewan Palmer
    A viral petition urging some of the country's biggest retail chains to stop selling MyPillow products has gained more than 90,000 signatures. The petition demanding businesses such as Walmart and Amazon remove items from Mike Lindell's company from sale was created in mid-January after he was photographed holding a note before a meeting with then-president Donald Trump which appeared to show him advocating for martial law being imposed. The meeting took place in the wake of the deadly attack at the Capitol on January 6 in which far-right extremists and Trump supporters attempted to overthrow the government in support...
  • Costco Store Has "Super-Spreader Event": Remains Open As 176 Employees Test Postive

    01/10/2021 11:47:50 PM PST · by Sense · 21 replies
    Seattle Real Estate Podcast ^ | January 10, 2021 | Sean Reynolds
    More than 150 employees at a Costco in the state of Washington that tested positive for COVID-19 have returned to work following a mandatory quarantine period, FOX Business has confirmed. As of Tuesday, 173 employees at the Union Gap warehouse in Yakima County have been infected with the virus and were forced to quarantine, the Yakima Health District and the store's general manager, Keri Luft, said. Last month, the Yakima Health District announced it was working with the wholesale club to investigate the outbreak after at least 68 employees tested positive right before Christmas. The health department said the "sharp...
  • COVID-19 outbreak at Washington state Costco leaves 145 workers infected

    12/31/2020 5:58:45 AM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 31 replies
    nypost ^ | 12/31/2020 | Kenneth Garger
    At least 145 employees of a Washington state Costco have been infected with COVID-19, county health officials announced Tuesday, according to a report. The outbreak at the store in Union Gap could worsen, officials said, as testing of workers continues, KOMO news reported. “As Costco continues its site-wide testing, we anticipate the number of cases to continue to go up over the next few days as results are received,” Melissa Sixberry, Yakima County’s director of disease control, told the outlet.
  • April 19, 2020: “Costco will require all shoppers to wear face masks inside stores.” December 24, 2020: “COVID-19 outbreak at Yakima-area Costco leads to at least 68 staff testing positive.”

    12/27/2020 10:54:16 PM PST · by grundle · 26 replies
    wordpress ^ | December 28, 2020 | Dan from Squirrel Hill
    April 19, 2020: “Costco will require all shoppers to wear face masks inside stores.” December 24, 2020: “COVID-19 outbreak at Yakima-area Costco leads to at least 68 staff testing positive.”April 19, 2020: “Costco will require all shoppers to wear face masks inside stores”Source: 24, 2020:“COVID-19 outbreak at Yakima-area Costco leads to at least 68 staff testing positive”Source: