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  • Saying that the LGBTQ+ Pride Flag is the "Only Rainbow that Matters" Candy Giant Mars Wrigley Will Sell Gray Skittles in June to benefit GLAAD

    05/23/2020 1:16:29 PM PDT · by Roman_War_Criminal · 56 replies
    nteb ^ | Geoffrey Grider
    June used to be one of the best times of the year, it was warm enough to go to the beach, and everyone started having backward parties and cookouts. That is until the month of June was hijacked by gay liberal activist groups like GLAAD who want every company in America to ‘celebrate LGBTQ+ P For Pedopfile Pride Month‘. This year, the rainbow colored Skittles candy will go gray, and a dollar for every pack sold will be donated to GLAAD. Hmm, so I guess of you buy a pack of gray Skittles you are donating by proxy to a...
  • Ruby Rose Exits the CW’s ‘Batwoman’, DC Series To Recast Iconic Lead Role For Season 2

    This is a shocker: Ruby Rose, the star of the CW’s freshman drama series Batwoman, is leaving the Warner Bros. TV/Berlanti Prods. drama after one season. The series, which already has been renewed for a second season, will continue with the title role getting recast. “I have made the very difficult decision to not return to Batwoman next season,” Rose said in a statement “This was not a decision I made lightly as I have the utmost respect for the cast, crew and everyone involved with the show in both Vancouver and in Los Angeles.” Neither Rose, nor the Batwoman...
  • Online Leftist Woke Mob Pressures 100 Year-Old Land O’Lakes Butter to Drop Its “Racist” Label That Honored American Indians

    04/17/2020 6:08:29 AM PDT · by Bruiser 10 · 16 replies
    Fox News ^ | 17 April 20 | Alexandra Deabler
    The farmer-owned dairy cooperative, which produces butter, cheese and other milk products, has dropped the Native American maiden image from its packaging, opting instead for just a landscape. The logo, which has been the company’s label for nearly 100 years since it was founded in Minnesota in 1921, has been called “racist” and criticized for its use of the “butter maiden.”
  • Dick's Sporting Goods Announces It Will Remove Guns and Hunting Products from Majority of Stores

    03/11/2020 8:56:50 AM PDT · by rktman · 97 replies
    westernjournal.com ^ | 3/10/2020 | James Jones
    Two years after banning so-called “assault weapons, Dick’s Sporting Goods has announced it will now eliminate the hunting section and all firearms from a majority of its stores. The retailer made the announcement while reporting better-than-expected fourth-quarter earnings Tuesday, according to Fox Business. Apparently emboldened by increased sales of baseballs and outerwear, Dick’s will stop selling firearms in 440 of its stores and completely eliminate the hunting section in those locations by the end of this fiscal year.
  • Nissan USA disable comments on Brie Larson commercial after it bombs

    03/11/2020 8:21:08 AM PDT · by C19fan · 56 replies
    Sausage Roll ^ | March 11, 2020 | Dianne Anders
    The All-New Nissan Sentra commercial starring superhero feminist Brie Larson is on track to becoming the most disliked YouTube video on the platform. Nissan respond by disabling the comments. The commercial for Nissan’s new car was supposed to send a powerful message on International Women’s Day. “Don’t compromise,” Brie Larson tells a woman who feels oppressed by her male boss as he tells of, “we are going to promote you just yet.” “You went Gillette, never go full Gillette,” the liked comment reads on top of the behind the scenes video of the new Nissan Sentra commercial.
  • Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's security plans are 'unworkable' as the Met Police is 'severely lacking trained officers' warns ex-protection officer as bill rockets to Ł20m-a-year

    02/25/2020 5:52:36 AM PST · by C19fan · 47 replies
    UK Daily Mail ^ | February 25, 2020 | Terri-Ann Williams
    Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's security situation has been branded 'unworkable' as it's revealed that the couple's cost could soar to Ł20 million a year. Experts claimed the couple's jet-set lifestyle could leave the police unable to cope as they undertake trips to various countries in order to establish their own brand away from the British Monarchy. A row has reportedly broken out as to who will foot the bill to keep the couple and their son Archie safe as they continue to live in Canada. The independent couple could push costs to the extreme as they continue to act,...
  • US Boy Scouts files for bankruptcy after abuse scandal

    02/18/2020 4:02:39 AM PST · by bkopto · 79 replies
    Breitbart/AFP ^ | 2/18/2020 | Staff
    The Boy Scouts of America filed for bankruptcy Tuesday in what it said was an effort to safeguard compensation payouts for sexual abuse victims. The organization has been accused of covering up generations of abuse inflicted on thousands of its young members and failing to do enough to root out pedophiles using the youth movement to prey on minors over its 110-year history.
  • Boy Scouts bankruptcy filing expected within hours, victims’ lawyers say

    02/17/2020 7:14:35 PM PST · by robowombat · 71 replies
    NY News ^ | FEB 17, 2020 | 9:31 PM | ESHA RAY
    Boy Scouts bankruptcy filing expected within hours, victims’ lawyers say The Boy Scouts of America, after decades of being crippled by child sex abuse claims, plans to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy by early Tuesday, the Daily News has learned.
  • ‘Sports Illustrated’ Swimsuit Issue to Feature 56-Year-Old, Plus Sized, and Bald Finalists

    02/14/2020 6:53:10 AM PST · by Red Badger · 101 replies
    www.breitbart.com ^ | 13 Feb 2020 | Warner Todd Huston
    Sports Illustrated has introduced its next slate of finalist models for its upcoming swimsuit issue, and a plus-sized model, a 56-year-old model, and a bald fitness trainer will be among them. The magazine introduced the six finalists that the magazine touted as its most diverse ever. The finalists were winnowed down from seventeen hopefuls unveiled last October, the Daily Mail reported. Before this year’s winner is announced, the magazine is set to send the finalists to a photo-shoot conducted in the Turks & Caicos Islands, a British Overseas Territory southeast of the Bahamas. The finalists include Philadelphia native Christie Valdiserri,...
  • ‘The Eternals’ Actor Says Crew Cried on Set While Filming MCU’s First Gay Kiss

    02/13/2020 7:21:21 PM PST · by EdnaMode · 76 replies
    IndieWire ^ | February 13, 2020 | Zack Sharf
    Marvel Studios has made no secret that its upcoming fall tentpole “The Eternals” will feature its first openly gay superhero. In a new interview with Logo, “Eternals” actor Haaz Sleiman reveals his character is one half of the gay couple that appears in the movie. Sleiman says his character is “married to the gay superhero Phastos, played by ‘Atlanta’s’ Brian Tyree Henry, and we represent a gay family and have a child.” Marvel’s parent company Disney has promised significant gay moments in past tentpoles only for them to not be too explicit (who can forget the live-action “Beauty and the...
  • Nike on State Adoption: Just Don't Do It

    02/07/2020 6:43:30 PM PST · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 17 replies
    FRC Action ^ | February 7, 2020 | Tony Perkins and FRC Action Senior Writers
    Nike loves selling kids shoes -- it just doesn't care if they have a home to wear them in. That's the amazing revelation from a new campaign against Tennessee adoption. The sports giant, which is still on a lot of Americans' you-know-what list after dissing the national anthem, isn't doing itself any favors by signing a letter telling Christians to get out of the childcare business. In a letter that was also signed by corporate titans Amazon, Dell, Mars, IKEA, Hilton, Marriott, and others, a collection of national CEOs warned the state that letting faith groups keep their adoption and...
  • Coca-Cola Wants Switzerland To Vote To Criminalize 'Homophobia'

    02/07/2020 7:05:01 PM PST · by Ennis85 · 67 replies
    Forbes ^ | February 4th 2020 | Jamie Wareham
    Switzerland goes to the polls on February 9 in a national referendum that could criminalize homophobia–and Coca-Cola has made the bold move of supporting calls to make the anti-gay hate speech illegal. If the country approves the move, it will criminalize homophobia to the same extent as other forms of discrimination based on race, gender and religion. The Coca-Cola Company in Switzerland has publicly shared support for the initiative. Early indications are that the referendum has the majority support of Swiss voters, says The Local. But the campaign hasn’t been without controversy. The youth wing of the Swiss Peoples Party...
  • 'Doctor Who' casts the first black doctor in its history

    01/27/2020 9:39:26 PM PST · by yesthatjallen · 62 replies
    CNN ^ | 01 27 2020 | Alaa Elassar
    "Doctor Who" just made history with its first ever black Doctor, who was revealed during Sunday night's episode "Fugitive of the Judoon." Jo Martin, playing the first black incarnation of the Doctor, was shockingly revealed to the 13th Doctor, portrayed by Jodie Whittaker. Whittaker was the first female incarnation of the character. In the episode, written by Vinay Patel and Chris Chibnall, Martin's character, a tour guide in the English city Gloucester named Ruth Clayton, surprisingly announces that she is the Doctor. The historic revelation came after a TARDIS was dug up from under Clayton's lighthouse childhood home. But neither...
  • Harris County to halt Ship Channel Bridge construction to fix design flaw

    01/22/2020 8:33:30 PM PST · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 31 replies
    KPRC Click2Houston ^ | January 7, 2020 | KPRC Click2Houston
    HOUSTON – Following 20 months of construction of the new Ship Channel Bridge along the Beltway 8, the county has issued a pause. Harris County Commissioner Adrian Garcia said the decision was made following the discovery of a design flaw with part of the bridge. “I want to make sure that we are doing everything on behalf of public safety to ensure that everything is well,” Garcia said. “This was obviously concerning and alarming for me." John Tyler, the deputy director of engineering with the Harris County Toll Road Authority and in charge of the project, said the flaw was...
  • Delingpole: #Megxit! Ex-Prince Harry Got Woke, Now He’s Broke…

    01/19/2020 4:25:59 PM PST · by conservative98 · 67 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 19 Jan 2020 | JAMES DELINGPOLE
    How are the mighty fallen! This time a year ago, Prince Harry had the world at his feet. He was a handsome prince with a beautiful wife and a healthy male heir on the way, plenty of money, a free, five-bedroomed ‘cottage’ in a piece of England’s finest real estate, a dashing war record from two tours in Afghanistan, bags of honorary titles — including Captain General of the Royal Marines — all the cachet of being a senior player in the world’s grandest Royal Family but little of the responsibility (his big brother William is heir to the throne,...
  • A Narco-Nation of Potheads, Courtesy of George Soros

    01/19/2020 7:37:45 AM PST · by MarvinStinson · 42 replies
    renewamerica ^ | January 18, 2020 | Cliff Kincaid
    George Soros was named “Philanthropist of the Year” by Inside Philanthropy magazine for his “…fight for academic freedom in Central Europe, and his resistance to the rising tide of authoritarianism worldwide.” The former is a reference to gender studies programs and the latter concerns his ongoing campaign to undermine existing governments, causing chaos that makes more money for hedge fund currency manipulators and short-sellers like himself. In the United States, he is best known for almost single-handedly creating a narco-nation through legalization of marijuana, causing human suffering and environmental devastation on a scale most people do not yet comprehend. With...
  • Why This Antifa Group Is Siding With Thousands of Pro-Gun Conservatives In Virginia

    01/18/2020 7:49:52 PM PST · by ransomnote · 55 replies
    vice.com ^ | Jan 16 2020 | By Tess Owen
    A huge rally against gun control is shaping up to be a bizarre meeting of the minds. When gun lovers rally in front of the Virginia Capitol in Richmond next week, the local chapter of antifa will be there too. But their members won’t be wearing all black, and they don’t plan to douse right-wingers in milkshakes or Silly String.Instead, local antifa will join thousands of conservatives who are expected to descend on Richmond that day in protesting pending gun-control legislation introduced by Democratic lawmakers.SNIP“I think it’s been pretty important for us to focus on the fact that gun control...
  • ‘The Simpsons’ Hank Azaria Says He’ll No Longer Voice Apu

    01/17/2020 3:08:48 PM PST · by EdnaMode · 68 replies
    Deadlin ^ | January 17, 2020 | Denise Petski
    Hank Azaria says he will no longer be voicing the controversial character Apu on The Simpsons. Azaria made the comment in an interview with Slashfilm at the Television Critics Association’s Winter Press Tour following a panel for his IFC show Brockmire. “All we know there is I won’t be doing the voice anymore, unless there’s some way to transition it or something,” Azaria told the publication. “We all made the decision together… We all agreed on it. We all feel like it’s the right thing and good about it.” The show’s producer 20th Century Fox TV would not comment on...
  • “Star Wars” Declining Fortunes as “Skywalker” Nears Billion Dollars But Way Behind Last 2 Films

    01/13/2020 10:44:08 AM PST · by C19fan · 49 replies
    Showbiz 411 ^ | January 12, 2020 | Roger Friedman
    “Star Wars” is shrinking at the box office. “The Rise of Skywalker” is nearing $1 billion worldwide, but it’s way behind the previous installments. “The Force Awakens” finished its theatrical run with $2 billion worldwide. That was an enormous hit. But the next chapter, “The Last Jedi,” ended up with $1.3 billion, a significant fall off. “Skywalker” shows “Star Wars” fatigue. It’s not quite at $1 billion, and it’s getting ready to say goodbye. Disney will keep it in movie theaters for a while but the big push is over.
  • Maple Leaf Foods CEO takes aim at U.S. government over plane crash in Iran

    01/12/2020 7:42:58 PM PST · by 11th_VA · 82 replies
    CTV News ^ | Jan 12, 2020
    TORONTO -- The CEO of Maple Leaf Foods spoke out Sunday against the U.S. government, days after an Iranian missile accidentally shot down a jetliner, killing all 176 people on board -- including the family of a company employee. Michael McCain said in a series of tweets that the time since Wednesday's crash has not quelled his anger over what he describes as a "needless, irresponsible series of events in Iran.""U.S. government leaders unconstrained by checks/balances, concocted an ill-conceived plan to divert focus from political woes. The world knows Iran is a dangerous state, but the world found a path...