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No more excuses -- Girl Scouts now accept credit cards
LAT ^ | February 3, 2012 | Deborah Netburn

Posted on 02/04/2012 8:23:32 AM PST by Daffynition

When Girl Scout cookie season starts up in your neighborhood, those earnest young saleswomen bearing boxes of sweets may be armed with a new secret weapon: a mobile credit-card reader attached to their smartphones.

That's right people. The Girl Scouts have firmly entered the digital age, and our waistlines may never recover.

Think of the implications: Before, if you saw a tempting table laden with Samoas and Thin Mints outside the grocery store, being low on cash could prevent you from buying a box or two, or five, or 10.

Not anymore.

(Excerpt) Read more at latimes.com ...


TOPICS: Business/Economy; Food; Society
KEYWORDS: abortion; abortionadvocates; girlscoutcookies; girlscouts; girlscouts4abortion; plannedinfanticide; plannedparenthood; prolife; scouting; scouts; smartphones
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1 posted on 02/04/2012 8:23:36 AM PST by Daffynition
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To: Daffynition

LOL
Just can’t give to them now they are so much connected to the planned parenthood


2 posted on 02/04/2012 8:28:20 AM PST by manc (FOX, DRUDGE, HAS BEEN DISGUSTING IN THEIR BIASED ATTACKS V NEWT. I HATE OUR BIASED LIBERAL MEDIA.)
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3 posted on 02/04/2012 8:29:30 AM PST by NakedRampage (Puttin' the "stud" in Bible study)
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To: Daffynition

The girl scouts have been corrupted and are now run by lesbian feminists and godless evil harlots and vex and brainwash the minds of female children. This is a fact and well known by those who monitor the depraved ways of the godless left.
I will not buy or eat any of their cookies anymore.


4 posted on 02/04/2012 8:30:46 AM PST by kindred (Jesus Christ is the Lord God and Messiah of Israel, a present help in time of trouble.)
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According to NPR via NYT
NEWT leads Mitt 39-32
when FL vote divided per RNC rules!

Pass the word!


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Encourage them to do the RIGHT thing, end the FL fiasco NOW, Play by the rules!

5 posted on 02/04/2012 8:31:41 AM PST by hoosiermama (FR Unite... Get active contacting MSM, RNC. etc... freepmail : Mountain Mary.)
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To: Daffynition

But will they now accept EBT cards? GS cookies are a right, ya know :)


6 posted on 02/04/2012 8:36:40 AM PST by Jane Long (Soli Deo Gloria!)
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To: Daffynition

This just adds to me list of reasons that I cannot buy their cookies...

1. I cannot support what they teach the girls...
2. The cookies are not that good...
3. The cookies are way over priced...
4. I do not use credit cards...


7 posted on 02/04/2012 8:37:29 AM PST by WorldviewDad (following God instead of culture)
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To: WorldviewDad

“me” should be “my”


8 posted on 02/04/2012 8:38:57 AM PST by WorldviewDad (following God instead of culture)
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To: Daffynition

Fine, I will simply tell the little girls and their mommies that the GS will not get another dime from me or my family as long as they have a left-ward bent on social issues.


9 posted on 02/04/2012 8:46:25 AM PST by Grunthor (Mitt Romney and anyone supporting him can go fornicate themselves with a cactus)
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To: Daffynition

I miss those chocolate mints the Campfire Girls used to sell about 45 years ago - $1 a box.


10 posted on 02/04/2012 8:47:53 AM PST by dainbramaged (I lost my mantra around 1969.)
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To: WorldviewDad
“me” should be “my”

Your original is fine. Just say it in a Popeye the Sailor Man voice.
11 posted on 02/04/2012 8:52:43 AM PST by Dr. Sivana (May Mitt Romney be the Paul Tsongas of 2012.)
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To: Daffynition

Thank you!

There is nothing like laughter.


12 posted on 02/04/2012 8:54:00 AM PST by JohnG45
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To: Jane Long

And will they accept bitcoins?


13 posted on 02/04/2012 8:57:45 AM PST by mc5cents
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To: Dr. Sivana

Thanks...I hadn’t thought about it that way. :)


14 posted on 02/04/2012 8:59:27 AM PST by WorldviewDad (following God instead of culture)
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To: NakedRampage

The best humor has a grain a truth ... The girl scouts broke my wrist 7 years back ... I was playing line tag while waiting for my daughter .. They can be evil when they see a purpose ... Evil...


15 posted on 02/04/2012 9:03:59 AM PST by reed13k (Knight Rampant Bibliophile, Protector of Knowledge, Purveyor of Inquiry, Defender of Aged Wisdom, an)
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To: Daffynition

Just won’t do it.


16 posted on 02/04/2012 9:34:43 AM PST by Mortrey (Impeach President Soros)
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To: Grunthor

Your tagline

kinky

it might appeal to the Paultards...


17 posted on 02/04/2012 9:45:49 AM PST by Tennessee Nana (Romney I like firing people......and I’m not concerned about the very poor.)
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To: dainbramaged

When I was a Brownie we sold a butter cookie with the raised leaf emblem molded on one side...

they were good...


18 posted on 02/04/2012 9:48:16 AM PST by Tennessee Nana (Romney I like firing people......and I’m not concerned about the very poor.)
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To: Mortrey
Besides, what could possibly go wrong...an 8 y/o with your credit card info? Heh.
19 posted on 02/04/2012 9:49:31 AM PST by Daffynition (Our forefathers would be shooting by now.)
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To: reed13k
The best humor has a grain a truth ... The girl scouts broke my wrist 7 years back ... I was playing line tag while waiting for my daughter .. They can be evil when they see a purpose ... Evil...

In the last few months I heard some lib (Bill Maher???) use the phrase, "the banality of evil"....The phrase sorta stuck in my craw...waiting for a chance to regurgitate it back on a unsuspecting reader...

20 posted on 02/04/2012 10:02:48 AM PST by FDNYRHEROES (It's 3 AM. Let me sleep on it. I'll get back to you in 16 hours.)
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