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Easily triggered left-wingers seem to be becoming unglued, as it were, on social media and calling for a boycott in response to a trending tweet featuring a Hobby Lobby store display that reads “USA Vote Trump.”
So far, it has yet to be determined if an employee or just a random customer at the unidentified shop is responsible for the pro-Trump aisle art.
Whether you’re a fan/customer or not of Hobby Lobby or its sometimes controversial business practices, it’s worth noting that the woke crowd seldom has an issue with importing into and insisting upon far-left policies at the workplace.
The image below was reportedly first posted on the Facebook page of the Never Trumper Lincoln Project.
In a Hobby Lobby pic.twitter.com/W4ASl0vqT2
— Kari B (@KariBrekke) September 6, 2020
Many liberals still haven’t gotten over the arts & crafts chain’s 2014 U.S. Supreme Court victory that challenged the Obamacare contraception mandate on grounds of religious freedom. They called for a consumer embargo back then as well.
It’s an open question as to whether any of its critics actually ever patronized the store outlets in the first place.
Woke Twitter is nonetheless displeased with the perhaps impromptu show of support for the incumbent POTUS. Here is a selection:
Since Hobby Lobby is trending, never forget they’re they reason your employer can deny your right to medical treatment based on “religious objections”. I have NEVER shopped there. Ever.
— Bonnie “No BS” Smalley (@Bonniezilla) September 7, 2020
Never go. Shop at Lowe’s rather than Home Depot. Don’t go to Chik-Fil-A. This is life and death stuff, folks.
— Steve Williams (@SteveFromMO) September 7, 2020
I’ve been boycotting Hobby Lobby since the 2014 SCOTUS case denying women access to birth control
— BlackLivesMatter (@CeceliaBaty) September 7, 2020
I’ve been boycotting them since the whole family planning/birth control debacle
— Donna (@DonnaTri) September 7, 2020
So, #MAGA logic says it’s fine for Hobby Lobby, as a corporation to support candidates but individual workers at American Airlines can’t wear Black Lives Matter pins? That beyond Citizens United: corporations are people but flight attendants aren’t? https://t.co/N7XBCWMasw
— Derek Cressman (@DerekCressman) September 7, 2020
Been boycotting them since long before now. Their support of Trump is just one more reason to never set foot in their stores.
— Ars_Gratia_Artis_St_Remy (@ArsRemy) September 7, 2020
Was aleady boycotting these guys. Now they are double boycotted.
— Michael Swindell (@SwindellMt) September 7, 2020
Cancel Hobby Lobby https://t.co/Maog4mtfiV
— Abigail Disney (@abigaildisney) September 7, 2020
Nobody goes to Hobby Lobby anyways unless they are looking for a “Life. Laugh. Love” sign or decorations to make their house look like a 1950’s gas station. You all can have it.
— Professor Hate (@krillumination) September 7, 2020
I cleaned up messes in retail for ten years but I would have no qualms about smashing that entire display in the most accident-looking property-destroying way possible. Bend the shelf hinges on the fixture so the whole 4-way has to go in the dumpster kinda destroy.
— Recla (Recs) Cassano (@FatKellyBundy) September 7, 2020
Other social media users have vowed to pull a Goya and ring up some purchases at Hobby Lobby, which — it turns out — is open on Labor Day.
I see boycotting hobby lobby is trending simply for supporting the president. Looks like it’s time to do some mega shopping there tomorrow.
— McKayla J (@McKaylaRoseJ) September 7, 2020
LOL you probably set that up but since you did, thanks! I copied the photo and I’m going to send this out to everyone I know. Go ahead and boycott, I’m sure you’ll find all of your sign boards, spray paint and markers elsewhere. This will inspire more to shop there.#HobbyLobby
— Ken Williams (Parler: @RealKenWilliams) (@KenShow971) September 7, 2020
— Kaya Jones (@KayaJones) September 7, 2020
Can you call it a boycott if you’ve never been there and never would go there in the first place?
— Jason Diamos (@Mrmosman66) September 7, 2020
And the customer* who did it is having the last laugh as heads explode while it goes viral. https://t.co/6IJ4a5HS7s
— Dawn (@aurora_g96) September 7, 2020
Hobby Lobby CEO David Green endorsed Donald Trump in the 2016 presidential election.
Robert Jonathan is a staff writer for BizPac Review. He is a longtime writer/editor for news aggregation websites and has also developed content in the legal and financial publishing sectors as well as for online education. He earned a Juris Doctorate from the University of Connecticut School of Law, “a law school the basketball teams can be proud of.”
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