posted on Jul, 10 2004 @ 09:30 AM
Originally posted by FredT
How F*&^%& stupid can you be. The Heinz Corporation donates mostly to Republicans 85% to 15%. Kerry wife has no control over the company and it does
what it wants period. You can look up thier contributions and who they went to at www.opensecrets.org...
Yes, it's pretty obvious to anyone with half a brain that the company of Republican Senator John Heinz (deceased), has nothing to do with Kerry's
campaign and remains a strong RNC supporter... but it's more fun to not
correct people and watch them lead knee jerk boycotts like
You don't support Democrats, why should your Ketchup? (pit restricted)
Considering the recent impact of other Republican led boycotts like the doomed Reagen miniseries, it's not surprising unscroupulous manufacturers
(like W Ketchup) would jump on the opportunity to exploit our nations most vunerable media victims - the angry electorate - in order to make a
But why this works so well on the Conservative mindset is beyond me. I suppose it's because there's practically NOTHING a liberal can successfully
boycott. Gas? Oil? Medicine? Healthcare? Insurance?
I contribute to the RNC every day of my life. We all do. It's just how the machine is
But if a conservative finds out 1/1000 of a penny from their purchase should ever find it's way to a Democrats coffer...oh, hell no
They freak out like they've just been violated without the benefit of dinner and a movie. Come on....liberals are just as financially raped as
conservatives feel. So a fraction of your paycheck goes to feed a poor person, just as a huge chunk of mine goes to support an oil war and a million
other things I disagree with. Boo hoo.
At least some portion of every single thing you buy
doesn't go to support a party of corporate shills you find morally reprehensible as
practically every single thing I buy does.