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    Learning to keep my mouth shut at the pool store.

    I'm a gadget guy. I was at a pool store today just looking around, and overheard a conversation between a pool owner and the guy selling her chemicals. It was tough not speaking up.

    Any one else have this problem?

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    Re: Learning to keep my mouth shut at the pool store.

    Oh yeah, all the time!
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    Re: Learning to keep my mouth shut at the pool store.

    A lady in pool store looking for "shock" treatment and not wanting to add any more stabilizer to her pool...she picks up the calcium hypochlorite "shock" and pool store employees states: "That has stabilizer, you want liquid chlorine".
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    Re: Learning to keep my mouth shut at the pool store.

    Its one of the reasons I avoid the PS. Very difficult for me not to argue there.
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