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Celebrities Pack Theater in New Orleans for McDonald's 365Black Awards [McD & Sharpton]
Marketwatch (WSJ) ^ | July 6, 2012 | PRNewswire

Posted on 07/11/2012 8:22:40 AM PDT by kevcol

NEW ORLEANS, July 6, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Entertainers, professional athletes, political figures and hundreds of citizens from across the nation packed the Mahalia Jackson Theater in New Orleans today for the 2012 McDonald's® 365Black® Awards, an annual event honoring outstanding African-Americans who are making positive contributions to the community.

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TOPICS: Constitution/Conservatism; Culture/Society; US: Louisiana
KEYWORDS: alsharpton; mcdonalds; racebaiters; sharpton

Youth activist honoree Mary-Pat Hector poses with the Reverend Al Sharpton
on the red carpet prior to the McDonald's 365 Black Awards (photo link)




Now you know: McDonalds fully embraces and supports Al Sharpton's brand of "activism" aka race baiting - and not just in an advertising capacity (which they do on his show and website).

As long as the $$$ comes in, I guess the "Rev" Al has no problem whatsoever with a company that once blatently associated non-tipping with:


1 posted on 07/11/2012 8:22:50 AM PDT by kevcol
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To: kevcol

How sad that a self-defined group of people have so few people of quality they need special awards for them.


2 posted on 07/11/2012 8:36:05 AM PDT by freedumb2003 (Guns Walked -- People Died -- Holder Lied -- Obama Golfed (thanks, Secret Agent Man))
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To: kevcol

"Golly!"

3 posted on 07/11/2012 8:37:59 AM PDT by freedumb2003 (Guns Walked -- People Died -- Holder Lied -- Obama Golfed (thanks, Secret Agent Man))
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To: kevcol
He still got his hair so it's probably not chemo, but

Damn, al ... your head is like .. 4 times bigger than what your body can hold.

4 posted on 07/11/2012 8:52:36 AM PDT by knarf (I say things that are true ... I have no proof ... but they're true)
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To: kevcol

LOL.
Love that McD advertisement.

“There’s no tipping ...”

Well, they certainly got that demographic right.


5 posted on 07/11/2012 8:59:55 AM PDT by SJSAMPLE
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typo:should be “ trippin’ “

unless they run out of McNuggets. then call 911, by all means.


6 posted on 07/11/2012 9:08:34 AM PDT by TurboZamboni (Looting the future to bribe the present)
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To: kevcol

Sorry, don’t have time to read this. I am getting ready for tonight’s European-American awards Banquet.


7 posted on 07/11/2012 9:30:39 AM PDT by Cyman
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To: Cyman

I’ll be there, too—LOL!


8 posted on 07/11/2012 9:38:04 AM PDT by basil (Second Amendment Sisters.org)
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To: Cyman

I’ll try to make it, but only if they are passing out free Big Macs and Quarter Pounders with Cheese.


9 posted on 07/11/2012 10:01:19 AM PDT by NEMDF
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To: Cyman; basil
Oh yes, the Cracker Barrel® 365White Awards®...being broadcast on CMT?

/s

10 posted on 07/11/2012 10:06:06 AM PDT by twister881
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Cracker Barrel? I thought they were holding it at White Castle this year? /s


11 posted on 07/11/2012 11:34:57 AM PDT by History Repeats (Drink plenty of TEA, but avoid the Koolaid.)
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To: History Repeats

LOL!


12 posted on 07/11/2012 11:47:23 AM PDT by twister881
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