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Burger King sells gay pride Whopper in San Francisco
« on: July 02, 2014, 04:01:34 PM »
AP via the New York Daily News
July 2, 2014

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Burger King is celebrating gay pride with a message on its Whopper wrappers.

The fast-food chain has posted a video online Wednesday that shows scenes from a San Francisco location where it sold a "Proud Whopper." Customers were not told what is in the burger, which comes wrapped in rainbow paper. Once opened up, a message inside the wrapper states, "We are all the same inside."

The idea is that the Proud Whopper is no different from the regular Whopper, despite its colorful packaging.

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Re: Burger King sells gay pride Whopper in San Francisco
« Reply #1 on: July 02, 2014, 04:14:39 PM »
It had better taste Fabulous.
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Re: Burger King sells gay pride Whopper in San Francisco
« Reply #2 on: July 02, 2014, 04:20:01 PM »
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Re: Burger King sells gay pride Whopper in San Francisco
« Reply #3 on: July 02, 2014, 04:20:34 PM »
A well executed publicity stunt indeed.
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Re: Burger King sells gay pride Whopper in San Francisco
« Reply #4 on: July 02, 2014, 08:29:37 PM »
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Re: Burger King sells gay pride Whopper in San Francisco
« Reply #5 on: July 02, 2014, 08:32:53 PM »
If it makes 'em more money, more power to 'em.

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Re: Burger King sells gay pride Whopper in San Francisco
« Reply #6 on: July 02, 2014, 08:37:06 PM »
Another place to not spend my money.
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Re: Burger King sells gay pride Whopper in San Francisco
« Reply #7 on: July 02, 2014, 08:54:49 PM »
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Re: Burger King sells gay pride Whopper in San Francisco
« Reply #8 on: July 02, 2014, 08:56:30 PM »
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Re: Burger King sells gay pride Whopper in San Francisco
« Reply #9 on: July 02, 2014, 09:27:48 PM »
That ought to go over great in Sick Francisco, I hear that a big piece of meat between two buns is really popular there.   **nononono*
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Re: Burger King sells gay pride Whopper in San Francisco
« Reply #10 on: July 03, 2014, 07:41:26 AM »
That ought to go over great in Sick Francisco, I hear that a big piece of meat between two buns is really popular there.   **nononono*

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