Comment of the Day: Trust Trader Joe's
We have some great commenters here on Hair Balls, and it's time we paid some damn attention to them.
So we'll be highlighting a Comment of the Day each morning, from the previous day's work. Maybe two comments, even.
This will all be determined by a highly rigorous scientific formula involving wit, clarity and whatever else we feel like at the moment.
We wrote about how preservationists are mounting a campaign to make sure Trader Joe's, the trendy grocery store set to take over the Alabama Theater, preserves the little touches that made the place unique.
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One reader said we shouldn't worry.
BamaLuke wrote in response to one skeptic:
You obviously don't know a whole lot about Trader Joe's....the purveyor of '2 buck chuck'. It's kind of a bargain, laid back grocery store. They really don't go overboard with the artisan this and farm raised that. I'm excited about it in spite of not being a hipster.
At the same time I think they're 'hip' enough to know not to fuck around too much with historic architecture. Even moreso since they're new to the state and want to make a good impression.
Relax people the terrazzo will be alright.
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