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Controversial billboard shows US soldier embracing Muslim woman wearing burka
http://www.foxnews.com ^ | November 03, 2013

Posted on 11/03/2013 11:33:27 AM PST by lowbridge

Edited on 11/03/2013 11:35:46 AM PST by Admin Moderator. [history]

A California company’s billboard in the heart of Hollywood depicting an American soldier embracing a Muslim woman – fully covered by a burka – is sparking some controversy.

CBS Los Angeles reports Camarillo-based Snore Stop commissioned the Sunset Boulevard ad, which prominently includes the hash tag, “#betogether,” to promote its line of anti-snoring products.


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TOPICS: Culture/Society; News/Current Events; US: California
KEYWORDS: burqasinamerica; california; islam; islamicimperialism; muslimwomen
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1 posted on 11/03/2013 11:33:28 AM PST by lowbridge
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2 posted on 11/03/2013 11:35:58 AM PST by Kip Russell (Be wary of strong drink. It can make you shoot at tax collectors -- and miss. ---Robert A. Heinlein)
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To: Kip Russell

I don’t get it


3 posted on 11/03/2013 11:36:42 AM PST by GeronL
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To: lowbridge

Why won’t they show the billboard in the article?

I guess they are afraid of upsetting muslims.


4 posted on 11/03/2013 11:36:47 AM PST by rfreedom4u (I have a copy of the Constitution! And I'm not afraid to use it!)
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To: lowbridge

That’s real retarded, sir....


5 posted on 11/03/2013 11:36:50 AM PST by freebilly (Creepy and the Ass Crackers....)
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To: Kip Russell

What does this have to do with anti-snoring devices?


6 posted on 11/03/2013 11:37:18 AM PST by GeronL
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To: lowbridge

So, what’s their message? With their product you can even sleep through her bomb vest going off?


7 posted on 11/03/2013 11:37:24 AM PST by TigersEye (Stupid is a Progressive disease.)
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To: lowbridge

Yeah - you think it’s a woman in that burka then boom.


8 posted on 11/03/2013 11:37:24 AM PST by Ray76
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To: lowbridge

this is not acceptable under Islam....


9 posted on 11/03/2013 11:37:58 AM PST by PigRigger (Donate to http://www.AdoptAPlatoon.org - The Troops have our front covered, let's guard their backs!)
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this is not acceptable under Islam....


10 posted on 11/03/2013 11:37:59 AM PST by PigRigger (Donate to http://www.AdoptAPlatoon.org - The Troops have our front covered, let's guard their backs!)
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Better than humping his foxhole buddy.


11 posted on 11/03/2013 11:38:41 AM PST by Starstruck (If my reply offends, you probably don't understand sarcasm or criticism...or do.)
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To: PigRigger

What is?


12 posted on 11/03/2013 11:38:49 AM PST by null and void (I'm betting on an Obama Trifecta: A Nobel Peace Prize, an Impeachment, AND a War Crimes Trial...)
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To: TigersEye

To me that looks like a lesbian in camo.

See how “sneaky” they are?

Pathetic.


13 posted on 11/03/2013 11:39:40 AM PST by unixfox (Abolish Slavery, Repeal the 16th Amendment)
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To: Starstruck

Only slightly.

I do note she is wearing a wedding band. I guess this means she’s his property, and that should make it halal...


14 posted on 11/03/2013 11:40:14 AM PST by null and void (I'm betting on an Obama Trifecta: A Nobel Peace Prize, an Impeachment, AND a War Crimes Trial...)
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To: null and void

Are infidels allowed to own property?


15 posted on 11/03/2013 11:41:46 AM PST by BykrBayb (Somewhere, my flower is there. ~ Ʋ)
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To: PigRigger
this is not acceptable under Islam....

Sure it is as long as the soldier converts to Islam. SecDef Hagel did.

16 posted on 11/03/2013 11:42:31 AM PST by TigersEye (Stupid is a Progressive disease.)
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To: GeronL

I guess the idea is that snoring keeps a couple apart - you know, kind of like a U.S. soldier and a woman in a burqa. I would say it’s dumb advertising, but it’s getting around the internet.


17 posted on 11/03/2013 11:42:33 AM PST by vladimir998
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To: lowbridge

Stupidest ad I’ve ever seen.


18 posted on 11/03/2013 11:44:24 AM PST by Signalman
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Perhaps FReeper “advertising guy” can explain what this is about???????


19 posted on 11/03/2013 11:46:50 AM PST by rockabyebaby (We are sooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo screwed!)
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To: Kip Russell

Does she have a suicide bomb on her lower half?


20 posted on 11/03/2013 11:55:16 AM PST by Red in Blue PA (When Injustice becomes Law, Resistance Becomes Duty.-Thomas Jefferson)
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