Going back to the original question....YES. It is class warfare. You can dress up this issue hawever you want it, but the fact is the typical Wal-Mart shopper stereotype is that of white trash bubbas, who live in trailer parks. We certainly dont want THEM in our community.
Slap the word Target (pronounce Tar zhay), on the sign out front and it will be welcome with open arms.
Fact is, the typical demographis of shoppers at Wal Mart, Target, whatever refelct the demographic of the region.
Go to Walmart in SW FL...its a bunch of retired righ white folk.
Go to Walmart in the Philly Suburbs....its a bunch of rich white folk trying to hide the fact they are in the store, yet they see all their friends.
Go to Walmart at teh NJ shore....a bunch of rich white folk shopping for beach chairs and sunscreen.
Some people would cut off their own nose to spite their face. Plans should be approved/denied based on the merits of the plan and its compliance with local ordinances. Not because of who the tennant is.