Dick’s Sporting Goods say they will destroy their remaining inventory of Assault Rifles

Discussion in 'News and Politics' started by Mr. Chitlin, Apr 14, 2018.

  1. Have gun will travel

    Have gun will travel Well-Known Member

    Isn't there one opening in NLR? Oh well, they will not be getting a penny from me. I always thought they sucked compared to Academy. I've only been in one & that was in NC. Didn't see much that impressed me. The fishing area was pathetic.
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  2. Mr. Chitlin

    Mr. Chitlin Administrator Staff Member

    NE Ark
    The only one I’ve ever been in was in Chattanooga TN a year or so ago. Took me about 5 minutes to decide it wasn’t for me. Seems to me they are more set up for yuppies: golf, tennis, soccer, running and that kind of stuff.
  3. Luv2hunt

    Luv2hunt Well-Known Member

    They can keep their yuppie customers. There are much better stores out there that still want my business and that’s who I spend my money with. Good riddance Dicks.
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  4. sam

    sam Grand Member<br>2007 Photo Contest Winner<br>

    I guess they figure they've already alienated all their pro gun customers, so they might as well double down on trying to please what leftist customers they have left.
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  5. R6mm

    R6mm Well-Known Member

    N. Texas
    There are several Dicks sporting goods stores in the Dallas, Ft. Worth area. Their prices on guns are usually too high, & their selection is low. In fact, their prices are pretty high on just about everything. After this "destroying firearms" ploy, it only shows that they have named their store appropriately. :D
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  6. orangefeetdown

    orangefeetdown Well-Known Member

    I took you to be quite the tennis player.
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  7. Onetrakd

    Onetrakd Well-Known Member

    Thought it was racquetball....
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  8. Nomosendero

    Nomosendero Well-Known Member

    They keep telling us why we should never do business with them.
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  9. giveout

    giveout Well-Known Member

    I hate that they are doing this. I like them for the kids sports.
    I will still use them. If they want to lose money then let them.
    If a baker doesn’t want to serve a gay wedding then let him.
  10. RustyL

    RustyL Well-Known Member

    I’ve been to the one in N. MS.
    They didn’t have what I needed. There are better places to shop.
  11. Nomosendero

    Nomosendero Well-Known Member

    Ah but we know the Baker does not have the same options.
    But the buyer does, no way will I buy ANYTHING from them, I will not put money in their pocket while they hold my views in utter contempt & they have proved that contempt by this final statement.

    But to each his own.
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  12. R6mm

    R6mm Well-Known Member

    N. Texas
    They're not going to lose money, if people keep buying from their stores. Losing money because of bad policies, will usually get the attention of executives.
  13. tmeredith

    tmeredith Platinum Member Redneck Slum Lord

    I thought he was a golfer.
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  14. crappieitis

    crappieitis Well-Known Member

    I thought he wore polo shirts with a sweat tied around his neck CQumfNtUYAAnvMy.jpg
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  15. Ange

    Ange Well-Known Member

    If Arrego’s, Pak Plaza Pawn and Gun, Fort Thompson, Mack’s or McSwain’s doesn’t have it, I don’t need it. There are plenty of mom and pop stores out there who can outfit your athlete and do it well.
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  16. Luv2hunt

    Luv2hunt Well-Known Member

    You just summed it up perfectly.
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  17. stealthycat

    stealthycat Elite Member<br>2015-16 Bow Hunting Contest Winner

    no such thing as assault weapons

    is Dick's destroying all their Ruger 10-22's as well ? no ? why ?
  18. John Stiles

    John Stiles Ultimate Member 2007 Team Turkey Contest Winner

    Better destroy their name too...I suggest they take up the new name: SnowFlake Goody Girls!
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