I found this mocking online rebuttal from Walmart to New York Times columnist, Timothy Egan’s opinion piece quite refreshing. So many lies are written and published without any attempt at verification, and this humorous response seems to hit the perfect note. I could almost hear the whoosh of air from a deflating ego.
David Tovar, Vice President, Walmart Corporate Communications began his red edit rebuttal with this:
My thanks to David Tovar for the smile on my face this morning.
Go to Walmart’s Website to read the full rebuttal; you’ll love it.
Here are the links mentioned in the edits:1. Associate story re: public assistance: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2WwGhOhRH38
2. Ed Schultz on Polifact.com re: public assistance: http://www.politifact.com/punditfact/statements/2014/may/23/ed-schultz/ed-schultz-says-walmart-worke…
3. Jason Furman on Walmart and the economy: http://www.slate.com/articles/news_and_politics/dialogues/features/2006/is_walmart_good_for_the_amer…