America's largest retailer may also be one of its most accurate barometers -- telling us what we eat, drink, listen to and wear.
Each year some 208 million Americans shop at Wal-Mart. To put that figure into perspective, that's double the number of people who turned out to vote in the last presidential election. Think the Super Bowl gets a lot of attention? Only 93 million tuned in to last year's top sports event.
In all, 90 percent of the American population turns to Wal-Mart at some point for everything from food and clothing to pet, home and entertainment needs, making Wal-Mart a good indicator of who we are as a society.
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