Please join me in boycotting Lowe's Home Improvement for their anti-male commercials

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  1. Lucky Pierre

    Lucky Pierre Well-Known Member

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    Is any idea more creatively bankrupt than the "dumb dad" character who can't manage his house and doesn't know how to take care of his kids?

    The super hero wife has to ask him if he's fed the kids?

    FUCK YOU.

    [video=youtube;kHw0-QaGYVs]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kHw0-QaGYVs[/video]
     
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  2. Stew Nod

    Stew Nod Well-Known Member Banned User

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    all sitcoms commercials etc have been making white dads out to be idiots for a decade...where ya been?
     
  3. Lucky Pierre

    Lucky Pierre Well-Known Member

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    I am so sick and tired of the "Dumb Dad" you see non-stop on commercials and sitcoms


    [video=youtube;DOGdgvbX5Ls]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DOGdgvbX5Ls[/video]
     
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    Stew Nod Well-Known Member Banned User

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    Usually there is a rational teen....and a fat black lady who is super cool
     
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    Stew Nod Well-Known Member Banned User

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    The white mom's know all and just roll their eyes at stupid dads
     
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    [video=youtube;FFqn8gTmEQw]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FFqn8gTmEQw[/video]
     
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    Stew Nod Well-Known Member Banned User

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    Teach your kids the value of money...like non-absentee black dads do. LMFAO

    [video=youtube;xuXcRAAUgaw]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xuXcRAAUgaw[/video]
     
  8. Lucky Pierre

    Lucky Pierre Well-Known Member

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    The kid's roll their eyes too.

    Dad (white Dad) is always (100% of the time) the dumbest guy in the room.

    [video=youtube;xsUeLdeoEkM]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xsUeLdeoEkM[/video]
     
  9. Mur

    Mur WTF is this shit? Gold

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    newcastlefan Banned VIP Gold

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    i was going to Home Depot in NJ tomorrow, but I think I'll hit Lowes instead.
     
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    Good idea. Show that message board poster!!
     
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    :jj::jj:
     
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    newcastlefan Banned VIP Gold

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    nah. i just don't agree with boycotts. i believe that as in advertising, all publicity is good publicity. it's extremely naive, arrogant, and just plain stupid to believe that giving free, and undue attention to a commercial entity will get them to rethink their business practices (unless you happen to be Rev Al). if you give a business any special treatment, they will interpret it as a sign that their advertising is working and increase whatever it is that they are currently doing. therefore boycotts are a creation of a very narrow and limited mind with the intelligence of a piece of wood.
     
  14. Lucky Pierre

    Lucky Pierre Well-Known Member

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    here's what your posts sound like fatboy... pay special attention to Peppermint Patty's reaction.

    [video=youtube;ss2hULhXf04]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ss2hULhXf04[/video]
     
  15. Lou Loomis

    Lou Loomis Feel the Gern

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    Lowe's is a little bitch
     
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    lol:c
     
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    The "all press is good press" mentality came out of the 1950's, when there were limited outlets for any publicity so if you could figure out a way to get your name/likeness in the public eye it was a success but there was usually an endgame of offering goods/services. We're now living with results of that mindset, the people with the least to offer now garner the most attention through empty sensationalism. If you disagree with a product or policy, the only recourse available to an individual is boycott so wtf
     
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    It's all part of the emasculating mainstream liberal agenda
     
  19. newcastlefan

    newcastlefan Banned VIP Gold

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    except no boycott has worked in more than 30 years because no organized effort has ever succeeded in getting mass observance, and the press then covers the failed attempts which act as free publicity for the vendor. its why sales improved dramatically when Chik-Fil-A's anti-gay political contributions were made public: people who never thought about the chain before suddenly wanted to see what all the noise was about. the press boycott backfired, as have all boycotts. Occupy Wall St also was just so successful, right? that's why nobody on Wall St was charged, or suffered any losses...

    continuing to try a strategy that has never worked before, and expecting a different outcome this time, is the definition of psychotic.
     
  20. LonghornJ

    LonghornJ Well-Known Member 2010 OG Gold

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    This is the acceptable image of the American white male

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