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Old 10-16-2008, 01:24 PM   #11
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I'll pass, thanks.

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Old 10-16-2008, 01:25 PM   #12
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I hope they are. I'm going to costco for free lunch today!

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Old 10-16-2008, 01:36 PM   #13
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I only stop when they have samples of fillet mignon, baby back ribs, or chocolate cake.
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Old 10-16-2008, 04:21 PM   #14
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I must admit, I do like a weekend lunch at costco!
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Old 10-16-2008, 05:16 PM   #15
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I enjoy the weekend lunch at Sam's Club too! I remember around the holiays last year, they actually had sample of steak, potatoes and green beans at one of the stands...turned around and lo and behold there was cheesecake for dessert!
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Old 10-16-2008, 05:21 PM   #16
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For no particular reason, I never eat them. Just doesn't appeal to me.
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Old 10-16-2008, 05:55 PM   #17
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I stay away from anything left unattended and within reach of someone's snot-nosed kid. I'm 6'-1" tall, and if I have to reach up and across the top of the deli or bakery counter for a sample, I'm pretty certain the unwashed hands of someone's kid have not been in it. If the brats can reach it, I don't touch it.
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Old 10-16-2008, 06:04 PM   #18
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Our "unattended" samples are close to the deli counter and are watched by the deli workers. I have had no problems with samples in the past so I'll keep sampling until I do.,
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Old 10-16-2008, 06:50 PM   #19
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Yuck to attended or unattended.....I have a seen too many touch there hair and then handle the food. And too many people let their kids loose in stores and they touch everything!
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Old 10-17-2008, 10:41 AM   #20
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I've seen too much of the so-called "attended" samples being touched by people that have hung on to the grocery cart, wiped their nose or sneezed into their hands. No thanks. I will only sample from places like Costco where I can get the first samples after they're made and know that they're clean. My problem is I wind up buying the stuff.

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