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tomreedtoon Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Sep-06-06 08:03 AM
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18. Won't work any better than the Baptist boycott.
Remember that? THe Southern Baptists were going to shut down Disney by boycotting it, for the company's support of medical benefits for gay partners? Remember how well it worked?

That's right. It didn't.

Doing this may give your ego a little massage, make you think you're really doing something, but you're fooling yourself. Do something real. Push for the Democratic Party to reform media and antitrust laws. Oh, that's not a romantic issue and it won't give you points with your intellectual snob buddies, but it might just help save the country.
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  -Put the pressure on ABC, please contact Disney...! bliss_eternal  Sep-05-06 11:08 PM   #0 
  - Give them a piece of your mind  texpatriot2004   Sep-05-06 11:16 PM   #1 
  - Boycott ABC, Wendy's, Red Lobster.  liberaldemocrat7   Sep-06-06 04:31 AM   #14 
  - OK, I read this 3 times...  WillBowden   Sep-05-06 11:36 PM   #2 
  - Sorry--I'm speaking of this:  bliss_eternal   Sep-05-06 11:46 PM   #3 
     - Ah, OK....  WillBowden   Sep-06-06 09:41 AM   #21 
  - Thanks for looking for the contact info...  fooj   Sep-05-06 11:49 PM   #4 
  - No problem...!  bliss_eternal   Sep-05-06 11:56 PM   #6 
  - Done. K&R. nt  wtmusic   Sep-05-06 11:52 PM   #5 
  - Thank you!  bliss_eternal   Sep-06-06 12:49 AM   #8 
  - Please keep kicked for anyone that may need contact info.  bliss_eternal   Sep-06-06 12:49 AM   #7 
  - I wonder what's going on with Disney in Florida.  nicknameless   Sep-06-06 01:18 AM   #9 
  - I wouldn't doubt it....  bliss_eternal   Sep-06-06 01:25 AM   #10 
     - Figures. With rethugs, it's always a matter of following the money.  nicknameless   Sep-06-06 02:21 AM   #11 
        - Exactly..!  bliss_eternal   Sep-06-06 03:27 AM   #12 
           - Hehehe  nicknameless   Sep-06-06 03:54 AM   #13 
  - Question on the docu-drama.  The Backlash Cometh   Sep-06-06 06:32 AM   #15 
  - Docudrama is the correct term for this program.  amybhole   Sep-06-06 06:59 AM   #16 
     - Thanks, Amy.  The Backlash Cometh   Sep-06-06 07:51 AM   #17 
        - Too right -- docudrama sounds too close to documentary.  amybhole   Sep-06-06 08:05 AM   #19 
           - ABC did indeed shoot for the confusion.  The Backlash Cometh   Sep-06-06 09:04 AM   #20 
  - Won't work any better than the Baptist boycott.  tomreedtoon   Sep-06-06 08:03 AM   #18 
  - Self delete....  bliss_eternal   Sep-06-06 03:31 PM   #23 
  - just sent a message via working assets - took 10 seconds:  helderheid   Sep-06-06 09:42 AM   #22 
     - Awesome, thanks helderheid...!  bliss_eternal   Sep-06-06 03:34 PM   #24 
 

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