Pages

Jump to bottom

14 comments

1 calochortus  Sat, Nov 10, 2012 4:00:07pm

I'd be perfectly happy to boycott Papa John's but the fact is I've never bought one of their pizzas in my life, so my boycotting them won't make a big difference.

A side benefit of Obamacare might be that we get to see which employers care about their employees and which do not. I assume most of their employees do not get healthcare now and with a cut in hours they will be pushed into working somewhere else if they have any other options. Quality will probably suffer.

2 nines09  Sat, Nov 10, 2012 4:03:52pm

Honest question. So what did he do in Massachusetts with Romney Care? He has stores there. So does a lot of other franchises who are now not only crying but threatening workers. What did they do and how did they do it?

3 Skip Intro  Sat, Nov 10, 2012 4:27:57pm

I went to a PJs years ago. Pizza was worse than frozen supermarket pizza. So, no, I won't be boycotting them because once was enough for me. Their product stinks.

4 SanFranciscoZionist  Sat, Nov 10, 2012 4:28:48pm

I guess I can add them to my list of places I have never eaten at that now I have an ideological reason not to eat at. There is actually one in Berkeley, which is more convenient for me to boycott than Chick-Fil-A. The nearest Chick-Fil-A is in Walnut Creek, and the chances of my ever being in Walnut Creek looking for a trayf chicken sandwich seem vanishingly small.

5 jaunte  Sat, Nov 10, 2012 4:33:27pm
Schnatter made headlines over the summer when he told shareholders that the cost of a Papa John’s pizza will increase by between 11 and 14 cents due to Obamacare.

What a business. Lousy pizza, workers paid as little as possible, undemanding customers.

6 thecommodore  Sat, Nov 10, 2012 4:33:59pm

Rumor has it that Domino's Pizza - as right wing a corporation as there's ever been - will do the same thing.

I don't believe for one minute corporations like this can't afford to provide health coverage for their workers in accordance with Obamacare. Domino's in particular has never seen profits as high as they are now, and the only thing they're trying to do is prevent any encroachment on that.

If they go through with this as well, Domino's should be boycotted too. This is unconscionable.

7 jaunte  Sat, Nov 10, 2012 6:17:41pm


“Papa John’s” Mansion in Kentucky:
[Link: mansionsandmore.wordpress.com...]

8 Dark_Falcon  Sat, Nov 10, 2012 6:40:50pm

re: #6 thecommodore

Rumor has it that Domino's Pizza - as right wing a corporation as there's ever been - will do the same thing.

I don't believe for one minute corporations like this can't afford to provide health coverage for their workers in accordance with Obamacare. Domino's in particular has never seen profits as high as they are now, and the only thing they're trying to do is prevent any encroachment on that.

If they go through with this as well, Domino's should be boycotted too. This is unconscionable.

It's a mini-version of a Randian capital strike, with those who fancy themselves her 'prime movers' refusing to go along with a bad law passed by the 'Looters' in Washington DC.

9 Skip Intro  Sat, Nov 10, 2012 6:44:18pm

re: #7 jaunte

[Embedded content]


“Papa John’s” Mansion in Kentucky:
[Link: mansionsandmore.wordpress.com...]

How the hell did the Muslim Communist in the White House forget to confiscate that? I just can't believe the level of oppression America's rich have to toil under since the Marxist took over the government.

10 EiMitch  Sat, Nov 10, 2012 6:49:36pm

I don't eat at pj's anyways. So this is an easy boycott for me to observe.

11 Prideful, Arrogant Marriage Equality Advocate  Sat, Nov 10, 2012 7:13:54pm

I don't believe him when he says he does not care one way or another about the new health care mandate. I do not believe him about any of this at all. Again another New Republican who ignores reality.

This shows he is full of shit

12 Destro  Sat, Nov 10, 2012 7:19:20pm

re: #4 SanFranciscoZionist

Are you keeping track of right wing businesses that are claiming they are punishing employees (something I was actually resisting accepting as truth and giving the benefit of the doubt to them) or shall I?

Anyone?

13 Dark_Falcon  Sat, Nov 10, 2012 7:25:46pm

re: #11 Prideful, Arrogant Marriage Equality Advocate

I don't believe him when he says he does not care one way or another about the new health care mandate. I do not believe him about any of this at all. Again another New Republican who ignores reality.

This shows he is full of shit

Link did not work.

14 Skip Intro  Sat, Nov 10, 2012 7:33:45pm

re: #12 Destro

Are you keeping track of right wing businesses that are claiming they are punishing employees (something I was actually resisting accepting as truth and giving the benefit of the doubt to them) or shall I?

Anyone?

Sure. Here's one.

In case people have forgotten,

"Murray Energy was just ordered to pay $1.7 million in fines for having unsafe work conditions. The owner is trying to distract the public from the fact it was his company whose subsidiary saw 7 miners killed a couple of years ago. The owner is strategically trying to blame the president's policies for its failure to protect its miners by laying off its employees now. It had already announced these layoffs in early August."

And why is coal consumption down?

"Coal demand from U.S. power generation companies is down 17 percent this year, according to the federal Energy Information Administration's most recent figures. That's due in large part to low market prices for natural gas, and has the EIA forecasting the lowest coal consumption in at least two decades by the nation's electricity industry."

This dirtbag also invoked God in his announcement, making him an even bigger prick, IMO.


This page has been archived.
Comments are closed.

Jump to top

Create a PageThis is the LGF Pages posting bookmarklet. To use it, drag this button to your browser's bookmark bar, and title it 'LGF Pages' (or whatever you like). Then browse to a site you want to post, select some text on the page to use for a quote, click the bookmarklet, and the Pages posting window will appear with the title, text, and any embedded video or audio files already filled in, ready to go.
Or... you can just click this button to open the Pages posting window right away.
Last updated: 2016-01-01 10:29 am PST
LGF User's Guide RSS Feeds

Help support Little Green Footballs!

Subscribe now for ad-free access!Register and sign in to a free LGF account before subscribing, and your ad-free access will be automatically enabled.

Recent PagesClick to refresh
Energized White Supremacists Cheer Trump Convention Message And far from hiding in chat rooms or under white sheets, they cheered the GOP presidential nominee from inside the Republican National Convention over the last week. While not official delegates, they nevertheless obtained credentials to attend the party's ...
Thanos
4 hours, 56 minutes ago
Views: 83 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 2 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Likes: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
The Tweet That Brought It All Back Home for Me. Truth is truth.First off I would like to thank Charles Johnson and the community here for this space. This is one of the saner places. For that I thank you all. Excuse my ramblings. Years and years.Thank you President Obama. Thank you ...
nines09
5 hours, 3 minutes ago
Views: 85 • Comments: 1 • Rating: 2
Tweets: 0 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Likes: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
Enterprise Pitch for Cisco Ericsson Partnership After seven months of near silence, Cisco and Ericsson executives publicly discussed details on their extensive partnership. Among the tidbits shared by Martin Zander, VP, group strategy programs, Ericsson, and Doug Webster, VP service provider marketing, Cisco: The partnership ...
Thanos
6 hours, 7 minutes ago
Views: 88 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 3 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Likes: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
WONDER WOMAN Comic-Con Trailer Her Fight Is Ours. WATCH the official Comic-Con trailer for #WonderWoman, starring Gal Gadot!--Gal Gadot stars in WONDER WOMAN - in theaters June 2, 2017.Follow #WonderWoman on social media:Facebook: facebook.comTwitter: twitter.comInstagram: instagram.com--WONDER WOMANFrom Warner Bros. Pictures and DC Entertainment ...
Thanos
11 hours, 7 minutes ago
Views: 119 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 1 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Likes: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
Dem Suggests Race Factored Into Obama Senate Endorsement Democrats should not be making assumptions about identity politics, this year or any other year. But Sanchez on Friday said race may have had something to do with the endorsement. "I think they have, what he said they have, ...
Thanos
12 hours, 26 minutes ago
Views: 159 • Comments: 3 • Rating: 2
Tweets: 2 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Likes: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
Hillary Clinton: We Don’t Need Candidates Who ‘Talk Trash About America’ AMPA, Fla. — Hillary Clinton made no mention of her potential running mate during a rally here Friday evening, instead delivering a fiery rebuttal to Donald Trump's acceptance speech at the Republican National Convention. "The last thing we need ...
Thanos
14 hours ago
Views: 109 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 1 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Likes: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
Hillary Rodham Clinton’s Family Tree: Bill, Chelsea and More Relatives We all know Hillary, Bill and Chelsea Clinton. But what about the extended Rodham and Clinton families? Both Clintons have family members who haven’t been talked about much recently, and the family is expanding, with a second grandchild born ...
Thanos
14 hours, 5 minutes ago
Views: 174 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 2 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Likes: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
Blast at Kabul Demonstration Kills 81, Injures 286 KABUL, Afghanistan — At least 81 people were killed and 286 wounded Saturday in a twin bombing claimed by the Islamic State group that targeted a demonstration by members of the Hazara minority, officials and witnesses said. The marchers ...
Thanos
14 hours, 11 minutes ago
Views: 222 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 1
Tweets: 1 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Likes: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
No Compassion: Far-Right Catholic Group Gloats Over Defeat of Bill to Help Victims of Clerical Abuse A few days ago, I receive the July-August issue of Catalyst, the newsletter of the Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights. If you’re not familiar with the Catholic League, it’s a right-wing outfit that exists mainly to scream ...
Thanos
15 hours, 59 minutes ago
Views: 358 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 1
Tweets: 53 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 1
Likes: 3
Comments: 0
: 4
Energy Company That Heats and Cools Downtown Kansas City Is Going Green A rooftop restaurant on a downtown office building. A quick-melting ice rink in Sprint Center. A vanishing coal pile at the Missouri riverfront. They have nothing in common — unless you know about the network of heating and cooling ...
Thanos
19 hours, 48 minutes ago
Views: 128 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 2 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Likes: 0
Comments: 0
: 0