Mushkin: When it comes to Kroger, I think we're all pretty bullish. However, I think we've learned that even Kroger has a hard time with deflation. So we have to watch what's going to happen with retail pricing as we go into next year — if unemployment keeps going up, does it start to put downward pressure on pricing? — because it seems like even Kroger struggles in that environment. Heinbockel: Kroger has one of the best models in consumables retailing right ...

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