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Thread: 2020 When The Great Disruption Began

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ethereal View Post
    So China is subsidizing cheap goods for American consumers. Sounds good to me.
    And putting Americans out of good jobs. I bet that sounds awesome to you.

    Large corporations play this same game of pricing out the competition and then when they are gone they jack up the price higher than ever.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Peter1469 View Post
    I have a screw driver from B&D that I got from my grandfather. God knows how old it is. B&D still makes it- it is a reversible screw driver- flat tip and phillips. We bought a new one after B&D started making tools in China. That damn thing is crap- the shank is so loose it falls out of the handle. The old one still works.
    I remember Craftsman as well being top line tools. Now Lowe's owns the name and sells China made junk.

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