I didn’t think anyone would be able to top the idiot who reacted to Obama’s reelection by pledging not to speak to anyone ever again if he even suspects that they may have voted Democratic, but the anonymous dolt behind the site Boycott the Blue States gave it a hell of a shot. He thinks people should boycott any company whose headquarters is in a state that Obama won.
A large majority of my friends are shaking their heads in disbelief after this last election. Pastors who normally don’t delve into politics-are preaching it from the pulpit. Obama supporters are spiking the football and seeking to incite more and more division instead of unity. I believe GOD has a plan for this nation, I know Jesus is my Savior. I am not seeking “secession” or violent means for any resolution to the ongoing problems we face. I will protect my family at all costs though and that has brought me to this blog-as an extension of an idea I have kicked around since last Tuesday-my wife is in this with me-she knows I am crazy but supports me anyway! (Amen for God fearing Women!).
Here it is, my personal idea-this is just my family. We will not buy products that are made or have corporate headquarters in Blue State. At first we were kinda laughing and “aw we can buy from Alabama and Mississippi and other Southern Red States” Until we started researching corporate offices. Then that seemed pretty cut and dried until we looked at Verizon-my wireless carrier of 11 years. My brother used to work for them and swears they act as conservative Red State companies would. I argue they haven’t done enough-and though this one will cause some family divisions I remind myself that This is NOT a game.
No, it’s not. It’s you being a fucking moron. It amuses me that he wants to boycott Domino’s Pizza, for example. While its corporate headquarters is in Michigan, it was founded by Tom Monaghan, an extremely right wing Catholic who has used the billions he made from the company to fund every right wing cause imaginable. That also means he’ll have to boycott Amway, which is also responsible for funding much of the right wing in this country. It also means he can’t buy an American car, because they’re all headquartered in Michigan.