Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board - View Single Post - Striking clerks close the ports
View Single Post
  #21 (permalink)  
Old 12-01-2012, 01:31 PM
wretched ratchet's Avatar
wretched ratchet wretched ratchet is offline
one full turn after it squeeks
Last photo:
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Yuppieville, Tejas
Age: 75
Posts: 1,199
Wiki Edits: 0

Thanks: 952
Thanked 609 Times in 418 Posts
Originally Posted by dinger View Post
Much of that imported stuff will be food, bananas, fresh fruit and veggies from Chile and other S. American countries, time will be of the essence to unload. People want fresh products all year long. If you have a load of fresh grapes and stone-fruit from Chile, Bananas from Ecuador, they can't sit out in the harbor very long. Prices in the stores will shoot up, anything spoiled will bring a lawsuit from the insurance companies.

The 99 Cent store crap will wait til spring, might make a little bit of a shortfall in the holiday season.
In the long run we all know who ends up with the short straw when this crap happens, don't we Dan???

Will this affect the price of breakfast burritos? (inside joke there)
Reply With Quote