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    Re: Muppets owner Lisa Henson severs ties with Chick-Fil-A over SSM

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    what do oreos have to do with anything?
    You aren't very well informed about gay issues. I doubt you are partnered with any gay organization. You wouldn't be so clueless if you were.
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    Re: Muppets owner Lisa Henson severs ties with Chick-Fil-A over SSM

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    Furthermore Focus on the Family has a huge presence here in Colorado Springs and myself and many others here have actively let them know that they overbearing presence here is not really appreciated.
    But they are just practicing their religion.
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    Re: Muppets owner Lisa Henson severs ties with Chick-Fil-A over SSM

    I love it when those on the Right quote extreme left publications to support their arguments. Even though, in this case, they don't defend the chicken guy at all. What they criticize is the involvement of government in the process. They support the right to boycott these right wing establishments.
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    Re: Muppets owner Lisa Henson severs ties with Chick-Fil-A over SSM

    Quote Originally Posted by muciti View Post
    I have never said that supporting ssm makes a person a bigot. Discriminating against a business or person because of their religious beliefs makes a person a bigot.
    Gotcha. I saw this

    Just as I am free to no longer support the bigots pushing for ssm
    And thought you were suggesting they were bigots for pushing SSM. I see what you were saying now.

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    Re: Muppets owner Lisa Henson severs ties with Chick-Fil-A over SSM

    Quote Originally Posted by muciti View Post
    what do oreos have to do with anything?
    Oreo taking heat for gay pride rainbow cookie - New York Daily News

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    Re: Muppets owner Lisa Henson severs ties with Chick-Fil-A over SSM

    Quote Originally Posted by Zyphlin View Post
    Gotcha. I saw this



    And thought you were suggesting they were bigots for pushing SSM. I see what you were saying now.
    Perhaps you could translate for the rest of us.
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    Re: Muppets owner Lisa Henson severs ties with Chick-Fil-A over SSM

    Quote Originally Posted by Thorgasm View Post
    Reading is your friend. This is from the same wiki page:
    Keep moving those goal posts. No one said Lisa wasn't an owner of Henson Company. But again - Henson Company no longer owns the Muppets. So the thread title starts the thread off with a lie ("Muppets owner Lisa Henson severs ties with Chick-Fil-A over SSM").

    Quote Originally Posted by Thorgasm View Post
    And you ignorantly believe that Chik is more concerned about kids' safety than the Hensons are.
    And you ignorantly believe they're not. Silly. As I said, it just doesn't matter to me either way. I don't care if Chik no longer gets their cheapo Chinese crap toys from Henson. Just noting that the obvious reason you care is that you like what Lisa has to say and are willing to support cheap Chinese crap if you like the message attached to them.

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    Re: Muppets owner Lisa Henson severs ties with Chick-Fil-A over SSM

    Quote Originally Posted by muciti View Post
    We all have rights. You have the right to say whatever you'd like. I do not feel like you have the right to discriminate against a person based on his religion, his religious beliefs or his creed.
    Wrong. I and every other person discriminate against people every day. I discriminte against stupid people. I discriminate against assholes. I am a private indicidual and perfectly free to do so, just as you are. I am very discriminating as to what companies I do business with, and there is not one thing wrong nor illegal with it.
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    Re: Muppets owner Lisa Henson severs ties with Chick-Fil-A over SSM

    Quote Originally Posted by Redress View Post
    Wrong. I and every other person discriminate against people every day. I discriminte against stupid people. I discriminate against assholes. I am a private indicidual and perfectly free to do so, just as you are. I am very discriminating as to what companies I do business with, and there is not one thing wrong nor illegal with it.
    And you are correct. Within certain defined parameters, private individuals are free to discriminate. We all do. It's the government (and those who work in government when they're using their official capacity) that is largely restrained from doing so.

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    Re: Muppets owner Lisa Henson severs ties with Chick-Fil-A over SSM

    Quote Originally Posted by Redress View Post
    Wrong. I and every other person discriminate against people every day. I discriminte against stupid people. I discriminate against assholes. I am a private indicidual and perfectly free to do so, just as you are. I am very discriminating as to what companies I do business with, and there is not one thing wrong nor illegal with it.
    If you are basing your decision whether or not to do business with a company on their religious beliefs there absolutely is something wrong with it. (morally not legally in most cases)
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