Putting it in "fiction" is not appropriate and is offensive, nearly all bookstores have a "religion/spirituality" section and that's where it should be put.
Tired of elections being between the lesser of two evils.When the debate is lost, slander becomes the tool of the loser. -Socrates
Wow, the pastor was so upset that he...tweeted a photo of it instead of contacting CostCo? The reporter contacts CostCo and a customer service representative doesn't want to talk to him? Well no **** sherlock, contact their media relations people if you're writing a story.
A minimum wage CostCo employee probably did it as a joke and nobody noticed it. The pastor and the reporter handled this in a way that clearly shows they're more interested in spreading outrage instead of getting to the bottom of it.
"I do not claim that every incident in the history of empire can be explained in directly economic terms. Economic interests are filtered through a political process, policies are implemented by a complex state apparatus, and the whole system generates its own momentum."