In response to "Supermarkets Reject Union Bid for Binding Arbitration," Feb. 5:
Among people I've talked with, the action was met with a giant yawn aimed at both sides.
Four months ago we cared, then we became annoyed. Now we're just uninterested.
To the strikers and the grocers, I can only say: Thanks for the relationship we once had. Too bad I probably won't be back.
After respecting the picket lines, I went into my neighborhood Pavilions market for some lunch supplies for my kids.
I was amazed at the deterioration and uncleanliness of the Beverly Hills store.
Not only was there no turkey available in the deli department, but also the temp employee didn't know what "smoked" or "honey smoked" were.