Caterpillar Drops Boy Scout Support O...

Caterpillar Drops Boy Scout Support Over Gay Ban

There are 11 comments on the EDGE story from Jun 13, 2013, titled Caterpillar Drops Boy Scout Support Over Gay Ban. In it, EDGE reports that:

Caterpillar Inc. says it will no longer give money to the Boy Scouts of America because the organization doesn't allow homosexuals to serve as adult leaders.

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“A long time ago”

Since: Nov 09

in a galaxy far, far away....

#1 Jun 13, 2013
BSA is going to have SOME orgs drop out because they DON'T allow gay adult members, and OTHER orgs drop out because they DO allow gay youth members.

This half measure is not going to serve them.
Sgt Common Sense

Denver, CO

#2 Jun 13, 2013
I bet that now, the Boy Scouts wish they’d just let James Dale keep his Eagle Scout pin and Scoutmaster position.

Since: Mar 09

Location hidden

#3 Jun 13, 2013
So speaks the Church of Our Lady of the Holy Earthmover.
Sir Andrew

Honolulu, HI

#4 Jun 13, 2013
Living in a house in Manoa Valley on O'ahu, there is nothing I can do to show my support for Caterpillar. It's not like I can go out and buy a tractor or something. But I'm definitely cheering them from the sidelines.
Purple Pelican

United States

#5 Jun 13, 2013
Why to go caterpillar!!
Take a stand against perversion.

“Luke laughs at hypocrites!”

Since: Sep 10

Palm Springs, California

#7 Jun 13, 2013
Purple Pelican wrote:
Why to go caterpillar!!
Take a stand against perversion.
"WHY to go,"???? Really?

DNF

“Judge less, Love more”

Since: Apr 07

Born in Newark Ohio

#8 Jun 13, 2013
It's about time.

Since: Dec 08

Toronto, ON, Canada

#10 Jun 13, 2013
Proof that being gay now plays in Peoria!

Since: Mar 09

Location hidden

#11 Jun 13, 2013
Curteese wrote:
<quoted text>"WHY to go,"???? Really?
It appears that he didn't read the article.

<chuckle>

“Luke laughs at hypocrites!”

Since: Sep 10

Palm Springs, California

#12 Jun 13, 2013
Jimmy wrote:
Glad I saw this thread twonight as I was planning on buying a fleet of Caterpillar earth movers twomorrow but now that I know they support queerness I'm not going too give them a dime of my money!!!
-Jimmy
Hey, liar, I can just imagine you out spending half a million on earth movers. the only thing you buy in the millions is Cheetos. If you're going to lie, make it realistic for heaven's sake. Why not say you're going to build a rocket ship that flies to the moon?

save your specious stupid bragging for someone else. No one is buying your delusions of grandiose made up ideas.

“Luke laughs at hypocrites!”

Since: Sep 10

Palm Springs, California

#13 Jun 13, 2013
snyper wrote:
<quoted text>
It appears that he didn't read the article.
<chuckle>
That happens here a lot with our favorite haters. they see something that catches their fancy, like an ape seeing a peanut fly into their cage and they chase after it, having no idea what it is they are quacking about. Typical right wingers. Just go on primitive gut feelings, never use one's head.

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