From its proud debut to its white flag of surrender, this store's banners tell the sad story of an American Dream that died on the table. Perhaps it was our sluggish economic recovery, or maybe it's just the fact that "discount groceries" sounds like a place where you buy dented cans, stale cereal, and half-rotted fruit. But either way, we wouldn't be surprised if both of these signs went up in the same day.

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