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Shopping during the upcoming war

As the pending Anglo-French sea battles in the Channel will no doubt escalate into a full blown ground war.. I was wondering.. think we'll still be able to shop at Geant in St.Louis ?
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As the pending Anglo-French sea battles in the Channel will no doubt escalate into a full blown ground war.. I was wondering.. think we'll still be able to shop at Giant in St.Louis ?
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Old 06.05.2021, 13:35
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As the pending Anglo-French sea battles in the Channel will no doubt escalate into a full blown ground war.. I was wondering.. think we'll still be able to shop at Geant in St.Louis ?
What? Jersey was invaded and no longer a tax paradise?
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As the pending Anglo-French sea battles in the Channel will no doubt escalate into a full blown ground war.. I was wondering.. think we'll still be able to shop at Geant in St.Louis ?
Supplies at the fish counter might suffer – mainly because some of the fishermen aren’t at their normal job right now
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Old 06.05.2021, 16:58
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Re: Shopping during the upcoming war

Bad enough deboning fish. Now we will also have to remove the buck shot.
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As the pending Anglo-French sea battles in the Channel will no doubt escalate into a full blown ground war.. I was wondering.. think we'll still be able to shop at Geant in St.Louis ?
To be safe I would recommend wearing some thick clothing layers, something that can absorb the impact of a heavy baguette swing, or a thrown onion, without leaving you with injuries.
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Old 06.05.2021, 18:06
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To be safe I would recommend wearing some thick clothing layers, something that can absorb the impact of a heavy baguette swing, or a thrown onion, without leaving you with injuries.
Usually, the French only throw overripe legumes anyway. Better carry an umbrella.
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Old 06.05.2021, 18:44
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Re: Shopping during the upcoming war

Actually I see the French are actually acting quite responsibly. Their protest in the harbour was non-threatening and they went home at tea-time.
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As the pending Anglo-French sea battles in the Channel will no doubt escalate into a full blown ground war.. I was wondering.. think we'll still be able to shop at Geant in St.Louis ?
You might be able to shop there, but you won't perhaps find what you are looking for.

I happened to be over the border shopping at Carrefour this week and any and all British food that normally would be there was no more. Absolutely no cheddar, and same for most other staples. Don't know if it was becasuse of border gridlock/paperwork delays post Brexit or the French doing protest and not carrying it anymore. Think the latter, as the shelf space had been adjusted.
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You might be able to shop there, but you won't perhaps find what you are looking for.

I happened to be over the border shopping at Carrefour this week and any and all British food that normally would be there was no more. Absolutely no cheddar, and same for most other staples. Don't know if it was becasuse of border gridlock/paperwork delays post Brexit or the French doing protest and not carrying it anymore. Think the latter, as the shelf space had been adjusted.
Migros and Coop both have cheddar on the shelves again. Probably not from Jersey though ...
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Re: Shopping during the upcoming war

Who gives a damn. Britons make the wrong type of chips (not the Taiwanese ones).
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