Rated R – Gator’s Dockside Restaurants

When a restaurant doesn’t care about the health of its employees, by extension it doesn’t care about the health of its customers. Add to that the fact that it is willfully deceiving its customers and it is time to eat elsewhere. Let me introduce you to the Florida restaurant chain Gator’s Dockside. Continue reading Rated R – Gator’s Dockside Restaurants

Rated R – Fox News

I am a procrastinator, I admit it. For some time now I have wanted to add a Rated R section to the website. It is inspired by the economic boycotts that the union and civil rights movements used so effectively in the past. I realize a full boycott is sometimes impractical and often would hurt the boycotter as much or more than the boycotted. Therefore the Rated R, as in the movie rating, “R – Restricted”. I am asking my readers to restrict their patronage of the listed institutions. Today we list our first of what will be many organizations or products – Fox News. Continue reading Rated R – Fox News

Rated R – Las Vegas Sands Corporation

Much has been made of late of Sheldon Adelson’s donations to the pro Newt Gingrich Super PAC Winning Our Future. Adelson is the C.E.O. of Las Vegas Sands Corporation. Like every American, Mr. Adelson is free to choose which candidates he supports with his political donations. All I would like is for progressives to give Mr. Adelson a little less money to operate with.   Continue reading Rated R – Las Vegas Sands Corporation

Rated R – Walmart

Just over a year ago I started the Rated R section. Yes, there was something racy about the choice of words that was intended to grab attention. There was also careful thought that went into that decision. I could have just called for flat out boycotts but I realized that they are not always practical. I do not want progressives to cut off their nose to spite their face. I also knew the day would come when I inevitably would put Wal Mart on the Rated R list, and today is that day. Continue reading Rated R – Walmart

And That Was Before The “Main Event”

The 2016 Republican Convention will certainly provide me with more material than I can possibly cover. This article is being written early Tuesday morning and only covers the events up to Monday’s dinner break. Continue reading And That Was Before The “Main Event”