Stay classy, America - the People of WalMart are looking good
Plenty of folk have heard of WalMart these days, even though that particular brand name tends to be found overseas. That's because as well as being famous for building hypermarkets the size of Scottish lochs, Wal-Mart Stores Inc are also the owners of Asda. Plenty of us shop there, and you find a regular mix of people - those who can't be bothered with the pomposity and prices and Marks & Spencer, others who feel they're above the likes of Lidl.
Compared to customers in WalMart though, the UK is a breed apart - most likely in every sense. Three friends - all regular Wal-Mart shoppers - created People of WalMart, which initially featured their own photographs of unique WalMart customers. It wasn't meant to be anything too serious, until the likes of TIME magazine noticed it. Now they accept user photographs from WalMart stores across the country, and it's fair to say that even in the darkest corners of the UK, the population has nothing on the individuals found across the Atlantic.
The site is having problems meeting demand at the moment so don't be surprised if it's offline when you stop by. Until then, here are a couple of favourites picked by the boss - personally we think he's one of those feeder types: