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    One thing worth remembering about Amazon vs. Walmart

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“The ultimate food fight” didn’t mean much to me last week when I came up blinking from the dingy cellars of the Trump administration’s goings-on and the sub-basement of US-Russia relations. Amazon, it turned out, had bought Whole Foods for $13.7 billion in cash, the online shopping pioneer thus becoming the nation’s fifth-largest grocery retailer overnight.  The deal had “sent shock waves” through the grocery business, The New York Times reported. It “instantly transformed the online giant into a major player in the bricks-and-mortar retail sector it has spent years upending,” reported The Wall Street Journal. I had begun my day