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Keep Canada Pence-free or he'll ruin the milk industry, too...
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Unread post by neoplacebo » Wed Jun 12, 2019 2:53 pm

:lol: At least they don't have a photo of some missing guy on the carton. Besides, I would never buy something labeled "hetero milk" because I wouldn't know what the hell it was.

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Unread post by O Really » Wed Jun 12, 2019 3:15 pm

You might not recognize it being sold in plastic bags, either. :lol:

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Unread post by neoplacebo » Wed Jun 12, 2019 5:28 pm

:shock: Yeah, that'd be weird. I postulate that if milk were black, less people would drink it.

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Source of black milk...

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Unread post by O Really » Wed Jun 12, 2019 6:44 pm

We got milk in a bag last year in Montreal. Works pretty well, actually. You buy a re-usable pitcher to put the bag in, cut one of the corners and pour. I suppose you could pour the milk into some other container, but why would you? Good thing about the bags is that they are highly recyclable and used to make a bunch of stuff. Downside is that you can't re-close the bag, so the milk might not keep as well. About three quarters of milk sold in Ontario and Quebec is in bags. Less in the west.

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Unread post by neoplacebo » Wed Jun 12, 2019 8:52 pm

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Wed Jun 12, 2019 6:44 pm
We got milk in a bag last year in Montreal. Works pretty well, actually. You buy a re-usable pitcher to put the bag in, cut one of the corners and pour. I suppose you could pour the milk into some other container, but why would you? Good thing about the bags is that they are highly recyclable and used to make a bunch of stuff. Downside is that you can't re-close the bag, so the milk might not keep as well. About three quarters of milk sold in Ontario and Quebec is in bags. Less in the west.
I thought you were bullshitting about plastic bags of milk. They must be pretty hefty; a gallon of liquid weighs about 8 pounds. They should make a cardboard carton like those boxes of wine I see; I assume there's a plastic bag of wine inside the box. I guess the best way to get milk is like in the photo; right from the source. I would have to be pretty far into those boxes of wine to try for some virgin milk, though. And if it was black I wouldn't know it.

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neoplacebo wrote:
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I thought you were bullshitting about plastic bags of milk. T
Nope. There are three bags per carton, and the total weight of the original carton is about 9 pounds (4 litres). Each bag is 1 and a third litres.

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O Really wrote:
Wed Jun 12, 2019 1:16 pm
Keep Canada Pence-free or he'll ruin the milk industry, too...
neoplacebo wrote:
Wed Jun 12, 2019 2:53 pm
:lol: At least they don't have a photo of some missing guy on the carton. Besides, I would never buy something labeled "hetero milk" because I wouldn't know what the hell it was.
VP Q-tip could make some money letting his pic appear on Homo milk, nttawwt, no "Missing".
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Unread post by O Really » Thu Jun 13, 2019 10:47 pm

I'm pretty sure Canadians would rather have to take Justin Beiber back than to have to look at Pence on or off a milk carton.

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Unread post by neoplacebo » Fri Jun 14, 2019 1:45 pm

Another one of Christianity's greatest hits. Camp counselor who'd attended the camp since age 6 fired from his counselor job for being gay.
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neoplacebo wrote:
Fri Jun 14, 2019 1:45 pm
Another one of Christianity's greatest hits. Camp counselor who'd attended the camp since age 6 fired from his counselor job for being gay.
https://www.yahoo.com/lifestyle/gay-tee ... 37281.html
... “I thought they would have changed their policy or be more accepting since they advertise themselves as a loving and accepting place that doesn’t judge anyone,” Taylor says. “I feel that I have been discriminated against for who I am and how I identify myself.”

While Taylor says he does not intend to pursue any legal action against the company, he does hope to raise awareness about the discrimination he and many others in the LGBTQ community face.

“Around the world and even in our own nation, that there are other people in the LGBTQ community that are discriminated against and get fired or denied jobs just because of how they identify themselves as and who they are as a person,” says the 18-year-old. “That's not acceptable anymore, especially in today's world — It’s honestly a violation of our basic human rights.”
Too bad he won't sue. Under Washington law discrimination based on sexual orientation for non-worship jobs is absolutely illegal.
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Unread post by Vrede too » Mon Jun 17, 2019 12:28 pm

Hendersonville Pride Day event has a big turnout

Turnout for Saturday’s Hendersonville Pride Day picnic event Saturday at Patton Park was strong.

In fact, it was more than anticipated as people packed the park grounds and pavilion picnic table areas.

“I’m amazed. We were expecting a good turnout. This is way beyond what we expected,” said Joan Saniuk of MCC Sacred Journey.

Saniuk was one of the scheduled speakers for the afternoon and she noted the event was family friendly as planned.

“I’m delighted to see so many families. We were hoping for a family friendly event, and that’s what it is,” she said.

Saniuk wasn’t the only one taken aback by the turnout.

“It far exceeds (expectations). There’s so much positive energy. Everybody’s having a good time,” said Brian Caskey, a candidate for N.C. Senate District 48.

Saniuk said she wouldn’t be surprised if there were more events like this.

“Given the turnout, this is probably only the first,” she said.

The event had generated some dispute after council members claimed they opposed Mayor Barbara Volk’s Pride Day proclamation.

“What got lost was for every person upset at the Mayor, there were three who were delighted,” Saniuk said.
Good for Hooterville.
There were no protestors seen at the Patton Park event....
Also good for Hooterville, and kinda surprising.
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Unread post by neoplacebo » Mon Jun 17, 2019 3:28 pm

:shock: It's hard to believe no protesters came; maybe things are evolving faster than most thought. I postulate if the event had been in Tryon (a bastion of high falutin' wingnuttery) there would be more protesters than supporters. But then again I suspect most of those high society horse show type folks in Tryon are just cross dressers that dabble in decadence thinking it's fashionable. Fuck them.

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