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India's Hitler clothing shop owners to choose new name
BBC ^ | Sep 4, 2012 | News

Posted on 09/04/2012 12:32:15 PM PDT by kevcol



The owners of a new Indian clothing store called Hitler say they will rename it after receiving complaints.
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His co-owner, Manish Chandani, told AFP news agency they had never intended to glorify Hitler.

"I was not aware of Hitler being responsible for the killings of six million people before the shop's inauguration. This time I will choose a non-controversial name."

Mr Chandani says the shop's name was a tribute to his grandfather who was nicknamed Hitler because he was "very strict".

(Excerpt) Read more at bbc.co.uk ...


TOPICS: Culture/Society
KEYWORDS: hitler; india
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follow-up to this artice posted last week, "The outlet, which sells Western men's wear, opened 10 days ago in Ahmedabad city in the western state of Gujarat with "Hitler" written in big letters over the front and with a Nazi swastika as the dot on the "i".
1 posted on 09/04/2012 12:32:20 PM PDT by kevcol
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To: kevcol

Nostradamus said his name was Hister.


2 posted on 09/04/2012 12:35:52 PM PDT by windcliff
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To: kevcol

I am sure he will fire his Marketing Manager first...


3 posted on 09/04/2012 12:38:25 PM PDT by rlmorel ("It is dangerous to be right in matters where established men are wrong." Voltaire)
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To: kevcol

What about “Schickelgruber”?


4 posted on 09/04/2012 12:41:46 PM PDT by dfwgator (I'm voting for Ryan and that other guy.)
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To: kevcol; Slings and Arrows; a fool in paradise
Suggestion: one letter change, that's all!


5 posted on 09/04/2012 12:42:38 PM PDT by Revolting cat! (Bad things are wrong!)
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To: kevcol

Change it to “Obama”. Much better.


6 posted on 09/04/2012 12:45:51 PM PDT by johnthebaptistmoore (The world continues to be stuck in a "all leftist, all of the time" funk. BUNK THE FUNK!)
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To: kevcol

check out my snappy new brown shirt!


7 posted on 09/04/2012 12:45:51 PM PDT by TurboZamboni (Looting the future to bribe the present)
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To: kevcol

They chose a Nazi symbol to dot the “i” and claim they didn’t know about Hitler? Yeah, good luck selling that spin.


8 posted on 09/04/2012 12:55:37 PM PDT by thackney (life is fragile, handle with prayer)
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To: Revolting cat!

Laz would


9 posted on 09/04/2012 12:58:32 PM PDT by ari-freedom
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To: kevcol

I’m calling BS. He’s an antisemite wiseass who thinks we’re all idiots.


10 posted on 09/04/2012 1:01:16 PM PDT by Lonesome in Massachussets (The Democratic Party strongly supports full civil rights for necro-Americans!)
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To: windcliff

Monty Python’s “Mr Hilter” sketch, was its usual funny self.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vlmGknvr_Pg


11 posted on 09/04/2012 1:03:50 PM PDT by carriage_hill (Harry Reid [PERVERT-NV] has Vickie-the-goat in lingerie & stiletto heels, tied-up in his office.)
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To: ari-freedom

Unfortunate name, but the quality is amazing! Guaranteed to last a thousand years!


12 posted on 09/04/2012 1:04:55 PM PDT by thanatz
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To: thanatz
And the clothing comes with accessories


13 posted on 09/04/2012 1:06:22 PM PDT by dfwgator (I'm voting for Ryan and that other guy.)
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To: kevcol

> “I was not aware of Hitler being responsible for the
> killings of six million people...”

Ignorance exists everywhere.


14 posted on 09/04/2012 1:07:15 PM PDT by Jyotishi (Seeking the truth, a fact at a time.)
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To: kevcol
"I was not aware of Hitler being responsible for the killings of six million people before the shop's inauguration.

Riiiiiiiiiiiight.

15 posted on 09/04/2012 1:09:21 PM PDT by dfwgator (I'm voting for Ryan and that other guy.)
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To: rlmorel

"Hold it a minute folks, but are you familiar with a jam called Death Camp? That’s Death Camp! Just look for the barbed wire on the label. With a name like Death Camp it must be so good it’s incredible! Just amazingly good jam!"

16 posted on 09/04/2012 1:10:39 PM PDT by dfwgator (I'm voting for Ryan and that other guy.)
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To: kevcol

“I was not aware of Hitler being responsible for the killings of six million people before the shop’s inauguration”

What are you 2?

No one could be this frigging stupid or not have anyone tell him before he printed up the bags.

Indians actually fought the Nazis for crying out loud!


17 posted on 09/04/2012 1:17:55 PM PDT by VanDeKoik
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To: kevcol

18 posted on 09/04/2012 1:24:01 PM PDT by fishtank (The denial of original sin is the root of liberalism.)
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To: kevcol

HT or DK ...tough call.
LR NY


19 posted on 09/04/2012 1:31:39 PM PDT by headsonpikes (Mass murder and cannibalism are the twin sacraments of socialism - "Who-whom?"-Lenin)
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To: windcliff

You go down past the Charles Manson delicatessen, make a left at the Stalin menswear shop, another right at Lizzie Borden Cutlery, and it’s there on the corner next to Victoria’s Secret...


20 posted on 09/04/2012 1:34:22 PM PDT by Buckeye McFrog
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