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Maya and Slavery

by rex May 30, 2014 racism
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It is kind of true, we didn’t cause a genocide but we did enslave a race of people. — Jay from Facebook We? You have a mouse in your pocket with a time traveling machine? I’m certainly not disputing the evils of slavery but to lump us all with the sins of some of our […]

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Why back Cracker Barrel after their mistake?

by rex December 22, 2013 Phil Robertson
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I’m definitely going back to Cracker Barrel. Why? They made a mistake, realized it quickly, and responded correctly to market pressure. In short, they decided not to let a small minority hijack their business. If they had waited longer and/or not listened to the majority of the customers, then I would feel differently. Also, the […]

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Phil Robertson – BACK at Cracker Barrel

by rex December 22, 2013 Phil Robertson
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Good job on reversing your mistake Cracker Barrel! This was a FREE MARKET issue – not a free speech one. Fortunately, your company realized your marketing error – and put the merchandise back on the shelf. We will be shopping and eating there soon!

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Cracker Barrel and Phil Robertson – Definitely Corporate to Yank Phil

by rex December 21, 2013 race cards

Ok – so as the controversy continues to swirl, I called the Shreveport Cracker Barrel again and spoke to Chris who is the “retail manager.” It was definitely a corporate decision to yank the merchandise with Phil on it. They are feeling the backlash – and the retail manager did not agree with the corporate […]

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