best laid plans

What we have heah…
is fail-ure to translate virtue signaling into economic reality

[F]eminists are pushing a boycott of Trump wines and Wegmans for selling it. … Since the boycott began the sale of Trump Wines has skyrocketed. [story]

Ivanka Trump’s perfume line shot to the top of Amazon’s bestseller’s list, as the first daughter faces boycott efforts by liberals and supporters counter with a #buyivanka campaign. [story]

A viral video shows a group of women storming into a Nordstrom to cancel their accounts in response to the retailer’s decision to stop selling Ivanka Trump’s fashion brand, promising to shop at Dillard’s instead. [story]

Keep diggin’, guys.
He’s almost ousted.
Jussst onnne morrre boycott.

3 Comments!

  1. Claire: rebellious pink pig with car keys - and a *cause*
    Posted February 17, 2017 at 1:54 pm |

    wait… first:

    translate virtue signaling into economic reality

    is that even possible??!
    Like unpowered human flight?
    [via unicorn flatulence]

  2. Blake
    Posted February 17, 2017 at 9:52 pm |

    I will never understand these retailers caving in to people who don’t have the money to shop their stores while alienating those who have the money.

    Unless of course the retailers are getting a bit of “Nice store you have there, shame if something happened to it.”

  3. DougM (easily entertained)
    Posted February 17, 2017 at 11:50 pm |

    ^ Personally, I think these board members are gettin’ whined-on by wife or kids who are gettin’ picked-on at bridge or school.