Tag Archives: Home Depot

Home Depot Co-Founder: Democrats Don’t Have Brains

Mediaite reports: Appearing on Fox News, Home Depot co-founder Bernie Marcus took aim at Democratic leaders, telling host Neil Cavuto that derisive comments about the bonuses will come back to haunt Democrats as it paints them as elitist. “These are things that the Pelosi and Schumer group don’t have a clue about. It’s why they lost the election, it’s as ...

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Home Depot Confirms Hacking

Home Depot yesterday confirmed that millions of its customers’ credit cards may have been accessed by hackers. The hack “could potentially impact any customer that has used their payment card at our U.S. and Canadian stores, from April forward,” Home Depot said in a statement, adding that shoppers online or at stores locations in Mexico do not appear to have ...

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Report: Credit Card Hack At Home Depot

Multiple banks are reporting that hackers have accessed the credit cards of millions of Home Depot customers. The credit card information was offered for sale Tuesday on an underground site that traffics in stolen financial information, journalist Brian Krebs reported on his blog. The breach could have begun in late April or early May of this year, Krebs reported. If ...

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TEXAS: Gun Nuts Invade Home Depot

After being tossed out of Chili’s and Sonic last weekend, “open carry” gun nuts are invading a Fort Worth-area Home Depot today. The action has spawned the #GrillsNotGuns hashtag on Twitter, where customers are vowing to boycott the chain unless it bans guns in its stores.

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Betty Who Meets The Home Depot Guys

Via press release from VH1: Yesterday on VH1’s “Big Morning Buzz Live with Carrie Keagan,” The Home Depot proposal couple, Dustin & Spencer stopped by to tell the story behind their viral video that’s already received over 10 million views on YouTube! Betty Who, whose song “Somebody Loves You” was the music used in the flash mob proposal, was also ...

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Ellen Meets Home Depot Proposal Guys

Their clip now has 9.4 million views.

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Home Depot Gay Proposal Flash Mob

Clip description: Dustin arrived at the Home Depot in Salt Lake City thinking he was there to help his roommate pick out some lighting for a party. When he was taken to the lumber aisle, what he found waiting for him was a mob of friends and family as his marriage proposal unfolded to the song, “Somebody Loves You” by ...

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Freep This AFA Poll

The right answer is “ignore them.” (Tipped by JMG reader Alan)

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AFA Claims Victory Over Home Depot

“I’m glad to report to you that we are suspending the boycott of Home Depot. After monitoring the company for several months, AFA is satisfied the company has withdrawn its major financial contributions to gay activist groups and events. I truly believe this is a direct result of your willingness to become involved. In fact, more than 750,000 people signed ...

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Esurance: $100K For LGBT Charities

Yesterday Esurance announced a $100,000 giveaway to “three worthy charities” which will get a percentage of the donation based on the votes made on the company’s Facebook page.  Right on cue, Bryan Fischer tweeted out a call for a boycott. Expect Esurance’s stock value to triple shortly, a la Home Depot.

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Jerry Falwell Jr: Boycotts Don’t Work

“Boycotts are ineffective and only cost Christian organizations time and money. They are futile and ineffective. Boycotting is not how Jesus did business. He was a carpenter and routinely mingled with known sinners.” – Jerry Falwell Jr, responding to a Christian Post survey of religious leaders on anti-gay boycotts. Concerned Women head Penny Nance disagrees. “One of the most notorious ...

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AFA: We’re Still Boycotting Home Depot

Today’s press release from the American Family Association: The Home Depot just gave $8,500 to the Atlanta chapter of the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) as a “Silver” sponsor of the Atlanta Gala Dinner and Auction in May.  HRC is the nation’s largest and most aggressive gay marriage advocacy group, leading the charge to the Supreme Court against California’s constitutional amendment ...

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God Is Going To Punish Home Depot

American Family Association tool Randy Sharp: “There’s no question in my mind that [this warning] came directly from God.”

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AFA’s Home Depot Boycott Pledge

The American Family Association has just posted their Home Depot Boycott Pledge to the reader forums at Free Republic. The comments there are as you’d expect.

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AFA: Home Depot Played us

The boycott is back on. Heh.

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Home Depot To AFA: Get Lost

Daily Finance reports that Home Depot is continuing to ignore the demands of the American Family Association, who wants the DIY giant to pull out of all gay-friendly events. Home Depot is holding its line on the issue: “Our response on this has been and continues to be that we respect the diversity of all people and maintain an inclusive ...

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AFA Campaigns Against Home Depot

The American Family Association today posted the below montage of gay pride events as part of their ongoing boycott of Home Depot, who are turning the nation’s young girls into an army of flannel-draped carpenters. Or something.

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AFA Whines More About Home Depot

But first, some volcanoes.

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AFA: Home Depot Blew Us Off

The American Family Association is whining that Home Depot executives gave them a “cool” reception when they delivered anti-gay petitions to the company’s board of directors. “We presented to the shareholders and to the chairman and the board of directors over 470,000 signature petitions asking them to remain neutral in the culture war, specifically when it addresses gay marriage and ...

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AFA Launches Anti-Gay Phone Campaign To Local Home Depot Store Managers

Via press release: Home Depot is having its annual shareholder meeting this week. Many shareholders are upset with Home Depot’s sponsorship of numerous gay pride events and support for homosexual marriage. Shareholders will be addressing the board of directors personally this week and plan to make sure the board of directors know they need to end the boycott! But…they need ...

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