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Has anyone mentioned that there's a big (non-locally-owned, but with Birmingham-area locations) craft store chain called "Michael's"? I suppose we don't have to disambiguate until we have an entry for that store. --[[User:Lkseitz|Lkseitz]] ([[User talk:Lkseitz|talk]]) 05:13, 29 July 2020 (PDT)
 
Has anyone mentioned that there's a big (non-locally-owned, but with Birmingham-area locations) craft store chain called "Michael's"? I suppose we don't have to disambiguate until we have an entry for that store. --[[User:Lkseitz|Lkseitz]] ([[User talk:Lkseitz|talk]]) 05:13, 29 July 2020 (PDT)
 
* I think it's fair to disambiguate. It appears that the craft store chain is styled as a plural "Michaels" ("The Michaels Companies Inc. d/b/a Michaels") rather than a possessive "Michael's". --[[User:Dystopos|Dystopos]] ([[User talk:Dystopos|talk]]) 07:56, 29 July 2020 (PDT)
 
* I think it's fair to disambiguate. It appears that the craft store chain is styled as a plural "Michaels" ("The Michaels Companies Inc. d/b/a Michaels") rather than a possessive "Michael's". --[[User:Dystopos|Dystopos]] ([[User talk:Dystopos|talk]]) 07:56, 29 July 2020 (PDT)
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** Huh. I hadn't noticed there was no apostrophe in the craft store. --[[User:Lkseitz|Lkseitz]] ([[User talk:Lkseitz|talk]]) 05:43, 30 July 2020 (PDT)
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*** It may be a regional weakness. See [[Bhamwiki:Slang terms#Forced possessives]] and [[Jefferson County Citizen's Coalition]]. --[[User:Dystopos|Dystopos]] ([[User talk:Dystopos|talk]]) 09:18, 30 July 2020 (PDT)

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The other Michael's

Has anyone mentioned that there's a big (non-locally-owned, but with Birmingham-area locations) craft store chain called "Michael's"? I suppose we don't have to disambiguate until we have an entry for that store. --Lkseitz (talk) 05:13, 29 July 2020 (PDT)