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I Think Generic Brands Work Just Fine

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    I buy generic cereal, cheese, whipped cream, pain and antacid medication, cough drops, bandages, soy sauce, teriyaki sauce, garlic, peppercorns, salad dressing, mayo, batteries, flatware, shirts, pants, socks, underwear, paper towels, toilet paper, deoderant, toothpaste, gas...
    mononoaware mononoaware 26-30, M Nov 19, 2012

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    Presently working two part time jobs just to keep my head above water, one job is 7 days a week but not all that many hours each day and the other job is only a few days a week but...
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