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BlooInBloo Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Sep-24-09 12:21 PM
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17. Cool. Let them know that there are people who are more than happy to spend their money in Burlington
Because of the town leadership's jackassery.
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  - Mount Vernon faces financial boycott over Glenn Beck sabra  Sep-24-09 12:03 PM   #0 
  - The city council distanced themselves from this decision  LisaM   Sep-24-09 12:06 PM   #1 
  - I just bought my new chef's knife online rather than  juno jones   Sep-24-09 01:02 PM   #29 
  - Well let the restaurant supply store know.  LisaM   Sep-24-09 01:03 PM   #31 
  - Thank you.  juno jones   Sep-24-09 06:03 PM   #55 
  - Good for you..I know that's what I'd be doing, too. Post #  Cha   Sep-24-09 01:52 PM   #39 
  - Like here in Utah  Styxiv   Sep-24-09 07:44 PM   #58 
  - I am loving this! A really effective boycott. I am willing to  robo50   Sep-24-09 12:07 PM   #2 
  - Burlington has McDonald's and gas stations too. Sign me up.  BlooInBloo   Sep-24-09 12:10 PM   #3 
  - Why are you so condescending to this town in EVERY thread about this?  rd_kent   Sep-24-09 12:12 PM   #6 
     - quite possibly  Howardx   Sep-24-09 12:15 PM   #7 
     - Do you live here? I really have trouble finding these redneck dumbasses you speak of.  rd_kent   Sep-24-09 12:16 PM   #9 
     - i lived in western washington for 38 years  Howardx   Sep-24-09 12:17 PM   #12 
     - SO ALL of Western Washington is infested with rednecks? The election data says otherwise.  rd_kent   Sep-24-09 12:19 PM   #13 
        - show me the election data  Howardx   Sep-24-09 12:21 PM   #16 
        - WA is similar to IL - outside of the main metropolitan area, the rest is basically a hick state...  BlooInBloo   Sep-24-09 12:25 PM   #21 
        - What is with you people and Free Bird? Are you cosmically joined with rural Georgia?  imdjh   Sep-24-09 12:33 PM   #23 
        - It's just a thing. Don't ask.  BlooInBloo   Sep-24-09 12:38 PM   #25 
        - Oh this is sick.  imdjh   Sep-24-09 12:44 PM   #26 
           - Ok fine - It's just a *BIG* thing.  BlooInBloo   Sep-24-09 12:45 PM   #27 
        - I know. Free Bird is a good song, but after you here it for the 300 thousandeth..............  pattmarty   Sep-24-09 02:41 PM   #48 
        - The second movement of the tune is very high energy and the triple guitar work  Zorra   Sep-24-09 04:44 PM   #54 
        - Anthem, yes. Just like "Sweet Home Alabama". Sad but true.  bertman   Sep-24-09 08:06 PM   #59 
           - Around here we have Parrotheads.  imdjh   Sep-24-09 09:23 PM   #60 
        - lol I resemble that remark  grantcart   Sep-24-09 01:09 PM   #33 
        - So now you are going to insult Illinois, too?  murielm99   Sep-24-09 03:07 PM   #49 
        - Your poutrage meter is about to break, dude...  BlooInBloo   Sep-24-09 03:16 PM   #51 
        - Illinois is a small step up from Missouri  snooper2   Sep-25-09 10:34 AM   #80 
        - You mean like virtually all the states?  quakerboy   Sep-24-09 11:18 PM   #63 
        - Mt. Vernon and LaConner are chock-full of liberal artist types...  WestSeattle2   Sep-24-09 07:23 PM   #56 
     - "Now, if this were Sedro Wolley" - Like 2 short people arguing who's shorter.  BlooInBloo   Sep-24-09 12:20 PM   #14 
     - I had to throw that in!!! I am not immune to moments of what ails you as well.  rd_kent   Sep-24-09 12:21 PM   #15 
     - :)  BlooInBloo   Sep-24-09 12:22 PM   #19 
     - "I am not immune to moments of what ails you as well."  Cha   Sep-24-09 01:55 PM   #41 
     - bingo  Howardx   Sep-24-09 12:22 PM   #18 
     - "But I live like in a really good part of encino so it's okay"  imdjh   Sep-24-09 12:35 PM   #24 
     - Clue....check the mayors office.  ooglymoogly   Sep-25-09 08:42 AM   #72 
     - I criticize jackasses in the south, in Connecticut, in Cali, and even in my own back yard...  BlooInBloo   Sep-24-09 12:17 PM   #11 
     - What a fucking stupid idea...  regnaD kciN   Sep-24-09 03:13 PM   #50 
     - Pro tip: Yelling at the Beck lovers in your area would be more helpful.  BlooInBloo   Sep-24-09 12:16 PM   #8 
     - Am Tip: I will be, on Saturday. Till then, I could use your support, not your degradation.  rd_kent   Sep-24-09 12:17 PM   #10 
        - Cool. Let them know that there are people who are more than happy to spend their money in Burlington  BlooInBloo   Sep-24-09 12:21 PM   #17 
     - No! For Glenn beck! Get it! Nt  Thornleylv   Sep-24-09 11:40 PM   #66 
  - PLEASE DON"T BOYCOTT MY TOWN!!!!!  rd_kent   Sep-24-09 12:11 PM   #4 
  - If he's been a  appamado amata padam   Sep-24-09 12:24 PM   #20 
  - No one can figure it out!  rd_kent   Sep-24-09 12:27 PM   #22 
  - Check his bank account and see if he is being paid to do it...  kristopher   Sep-24-09 01:55 PM   #40 
  - In my opinion he may as well have invited the "Devil himself".  NoSheep   Sep-24-09 02:33 PM   #46 
  - Nothing non partison about this though - he should be recalled imo.  yellowcanine   Sep-24-09 07:37 PM   #57 
  - See, if you call that 'great and non partisan'  Bluenorthwest   Sep-25-09 10:05 AM   #78 
  - Wish I lived there. I would send a letter to the paper and the Chamber of Commerce  rurallib   Sep-24-09 12:11 PM   #5 
  - I called for a financial boycott of Mount Vernon two weeks ago on my blog  Missy Vixen   Sep-24-09 12:48 PM   #28 
  - well it is a stupid, stupid move but who said people who run towns aren't politically stupid  tomm2thumbs   Sep-24-09 01:14 PM   #34 
  - People who run for office in small towns do so for a variety of reasons  Missy Vixen   Sep-24-09 04:10 PM   #53 
     - 4: no one else wanted it  quakerboy   Sep-24-09 11:36 PM   #65 
  - I don't understand. Doesn't the Board have to approve the expenditure?  tsuki   Sep-25-09 07:32 AM   #71 
  - Mt. Vernon is not really a hick town  LisaM   Sep-24-09 01:02 PM   #30 
  - And has a great Costco to.. n/t  LakeSamish706   Sep-24-09 01:05 PM   #32 
  - Then everyone needs to stand up to the mayor and make it clear you don't want this hatemonger  OregonBlue   Sep-24-09 01:20 PM   #35 
  - The citizens should protest. Let them know he is not welcome.  NoSheep   Sep-24-09 02:34 PM   #47 
     - Right on. And then make sure they get a new mayor!!  OregonBlue   Sep-26-09 10:31 AM   #87 
  - Lots of hick towns have some cool people in them. Decatur, IL, Connellsville, PA...  BlooInBloo   Sep-24-09 01:26 PM   #36 
     - Mt. Vernon seems to have a split personality  LisaM   Sep-24-09 01:42 PM   #37 
        - "he'll be a former mayor as soon as possible" - It'll be a better hick town if that happens.  BlooInBloo   Sep-24-09 01:45 PM   #38 
        - They depend on tourism and he's put a real blot on their community  LisaM   Sep-24-09 02:00 PM   #42 
           - I'm happy to skip that hick town until he's gone, or takes away The Beck Award...  BlooInBloo   Sep-24-09 02:02 PM   #43 
        - Oh, he'll be a "former mayor" all right, but that won't fix the damage...  regnaD kciN   Sep-24-09 03:20 PM   #52 
  - Do you think Glenn beck really cares if he gets the key to the city or not?  totodeinhere   Sep-24-09 02:10 PM   #44 
  - He is a Racist Mother Fucker  saigon68   Sep-25-09 07:01 AM   #70 
  - Glenn Beck Protest  R E N   Sep-24-09 02:11 PM   #45 
  - Welcome to Du, may your stay be long and prosperous  DainBramaged   Sep-24-09 09:26 PM   #61 
  - That is actually a good idea  Trekologer   Sep-25-09 09:49 AM   #77 
  - I take it that Washington State/Mt Vernon=pretty progressive area?  alp227   Sep-24-09 10:54 PM   #62 
  - PS  alp227   Sep-25-09 12:32 AM   #68 
  - Er...  ElboRuum   Sep-25-09 08:58 AM   #74 
  - Someone in Mount Vernon made a REALLY BAD decision...  BrklynLiberal   Sep-24-09 11:36 PM   #64 
  - The answer is....:  Mind_your_head   Sep-25-09 12:08 AM   #67 
     - Ah-ha!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!  BrklynLiberal   Sep-25-09 04:23 PM   #86 
  - Our family has spent the last several years there;  greiner3   Sep-25-09 05:59 AM   #69 
  - What Kind of Depraved City is Mount Vernon?  jeremyfive   Sep-25-09 08:53 AM   #73 
  - Mt. Vernon is not "depraved". This was the mayor's idea. n/t  SeattleGirl   Sep-25-09 10:08 AM   #79 
  - i say we have a national 'glennn bek can go to hell' day!!  scarface2004   Sep-25-09 09:07 AM   #75 
  - my thoughts....  makeanoise   Sep-25-09 09:39 AM   #76 
  - The free speech argument is less pursuasive...  Deep13   Sep-25-09 11:54 AM   #83 
  - fuel on the fire  liberal_at_heart   Sep-25-09 10:51 AM   #81 
  - Can we protest the event while carrying firearms?  Deep13   Sep-25-09 11:49 AM   #82 
  - We should find out where Rachel Maddow grew up...  Deep13   Sep-25-09 11:55 AM   #84 
  - Apparently, this whole affair is the brainchild of the mayor of Mt. Vernon.  Arkansas Granny   Sep-25-09 01:15 PM   #85 
  - good---people should stand up against liars and dangerous morons getting keys to a city  wordpix   Sep-26-09 08:00 PM   #88 

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