Bud Light may tank all the woke ads
In August, lecturer Cathy Boardman of the British and Irish Modern Music Institute in Manchester posed the question if a white person in blackface is racist, “What about womanface?”
The institute promptly fired her for asking the question. They said she had upset transgender students. She is appealing the decision.
She said, “I could lose everything. I’ve been in insecure work for my whole life — but this salaried job gave me hope that I could get a mortgage and provide a better future for my boys.”
We have given the trannies the right to censor others. You cannot call William “Lia” Thomas a man, baby. In England, you can be jailed for misgendering. He is a she because, well, he said so.
The victims of this Tranny Tyranny are women. They must cede their sports to sissies like Thomas who could not cut it in men’s sports.
The tranny movement eradicates 60 years of work by feminists to erase stereotypes and secure a safe place for women. The trannies are shoving in the faces of women the very stereotypes that women fought in the 1960s.
Oprah Daily gushed two years ago, “These Photos Reimagine Vintage Cosmetics Ads with LGBTQIA Models.” Now cosmetic companies are targeting drag queens as customers. Shoe polish companies missed a market to exploit a century ago.
Just as trannies copy women’s bodies, the tranny movement copies feminist tactics. First, you seize the language. Firemen became firefighters. 50 years later, lady firefighters make up only 3.5% of the professional firefighters, but that’s a start. In 800 years, women will achieve equality.
Firefighting is a dangerous job. Men dominate the occupation. USA Today listed the 25 most dangerous jobs. Men dominate these fields. Few of those jobs are lucrative. But feminists still complain about inequality at the workplace. Equal pay for women has been the law of the land for 61 years. Feminists still bitch about it.
Which brings me to the second rule: never be satisfied. Keep demanding more. Racial equality begat affirmative action which soon will beget reparations. I shudder at the thought of what is next.
Gays went from asking for adoption to demanding religions that oppose homosexuality be banned from adoption.
The third rule is force conformity among corporations. Trannies have mastered this. Even Procter & Gamble capitulated.
Actor Dylan Mulvaney has made a fortune by commercializing pretending to be a girl. The tranny whose acting resume is reed thin has a good agent who has knocked down product endorsements to make him the Michael Jordan of chicks with dicks.
The New York Post said, “Mulvaney 26, who transitioned from male to female in March 2021, has reportedly earned more than a million dollars from endorsements including fashion and beauty brands Kate Spade, Ulta Beauty, Haus Labs and CeraVe, as well as Crest and InstaCart.”
Nike and Bud Light also have paid him plenty — although the King of Beers may pay a price as conservatives switch to Old Milwaukee (a down-market PBR). He also pitches Tampax.
Fox reported, “Bud Light silent on social media after Dylan Mulvaney controversy.”
Given that Mister Mulvaney is best known for his mastery of social media, this is odd — especially considering companies usually exploit the free publicity they garner on social media.
Budweiser has discovered a new market: People who do not like being bullied by the Gay Mafia. People are starting to shun Budweiser, Bud Light, Busch, Michelob, Stella Artois and the rest of its brews under the Anheuser-Busch umbrella.
Not the Bee reported, “Case & Bucks near Anheuser-Busch's HQ in St. Louis has seen a 30% drop in Bud Light bottle sales and a 50% drop in Bud Light on tap.
“Braintree Brewhouse in Massachusetts, a huge sports bar near liberal Boston, normally sells 25 Bud Light bottles to each bottle of rivals Miller Lite and Coors Light, but this week there has been an 80% drop in Bud Light drinkers. Owner Alex Kesaris went an extra step and found out that the 20% who did order Bud Light hadn't heard the news, but said ‘they didn't order it again’ after other customers told them about Dylan Mulvaney.
“A bar in Texas with a dart league sponsored by Bud Light normally sells three kegs of Bud Light during the weekly event, or 495 12-ounce bottles. The bar only sold FOUR 12-ounce bottles this week, a decline of 99%.
“A pub in the LGBT-friendly neighborhood of Hell's Kitchen in uber-liberal New York City reported a 58% drop in Bud Light draft sales and a 70% drop in bottle sales.”
It is not just people fed up with hearing about trannies all the time who complain. Some LGBT supporters are tired of Mister Mulvaney’s exploitation of trannies.
Post Millennial reported, “Backlash has come from many voices within the social dialogue — political, de-transitioners and females alike have noted that Mulvaney is blatantly profiting from a sort of fetishization of the female body, and seems to be laughing in the faces of women who, for instance, use Tampax products because they menstruate — a biological function of the female body that Mulvaney does not and will never experience.”
The ire from feminists is more ferocious than conservatives imagine. Martina Navratilova, a pioneer in women’s tennis, took issue with one of his endorsements.
She tweeted, “I guess Nike couldn’t find a female athlete to sell sports bras . . .”
The Daily Mail reported, “Olympic swimmer Sharron Davies is leading a boycott of Nike for its partnership with a transgender influencer to promote its female sports clothing range.
“Dylan Mulvaney, 26, posed for a series of pictures and videos promoting the brand's sports bra and leggings.
“Mulvaney identifies as a woman and uses the pronouns she/they but has not yet had
gender reassignment transsexual surgery.”
The tranny war against J.K. Rowling produced the two best words she ever wrote. Protesting the ability of a rapist to transition his way into the women’s prison, Rowling tweeted, “War is Peace. Freedom is Slavery. Ignorance is Strength. The Penised Individual Who Raped You Is a Woman.”
Ah, The Penised.
The Bud Light boycott may be the most important political act this year because millions — perhaps billions — are at stake as the Tranny Tyrants try to coerce corporations into serving them.
The New York Post reported, “Executives at companies like Nike, Anheuser-Busch and Kate Spade, whose brand endorsements have turned controversial trans influencer Dylan Mulvaney into today’s woke ‘It girl,’ aren’t just virtue signaling.
“They’re handing out lucrative deals to what were once considered fringe celebrities because they have to — or risk failing an all-important social credit score that could make or break their businesses.
“At stake is their Corporate Equality Index — or CEI — score, which is overseen by the Human Rights Campaign, the largest LGBTQ+ political lobbying group in the world.
“HRC, which has received millions from George Soros’ Open Society Foundation among others, issues report cards for America’s biggest corporations via the CEI: awarding or subtracting points for how well companies adhere to what HRC calls its rating criteria.”
CEOs play with fire when they capitulate.
Woke M&M had to not only ditch its ad campaign but it had to change its name to Ma&Ya’s. Its parent company, Mars, flushed 81 years of marketing down the drain as M&M fell from being the most popular Halloween candy in 2021 to fifth place in 2022.
If Bud Light missed with Mister Mulvaney’s endorsement, the entire Budweiser brand could be ruined and the Clydesdales will be headed to the glue factory. OK, that last part won’t happen but the King of Beers is about to be demoted to Meghan Markle’s butler.
And if Nike suffers as well from the lefty feminists, the message to corporate advertisers may will be that a good CEI score is just another way of saying Get Woke, Go Broke.
That will not do Cathy Boardman any good, of course. She lost her job after daring to ask why blackface is wrong but womanface is OK.
But it is a good question that every feminist should ask. Dylan “Al Jolson” Mulvaney is getting endorsements that should go to actual women.
Liberals have built feminists up — and abandoned them for men in drag. There is a lesson to be learned and a payback to be given.
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