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‘Hannity’ fans boycott Keurig for
pulling ads over Moore coverage

New York Post, by Max Jaeger

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Posted By:Drive, 11/13/2017 6:47:22 AM

Single-serving coffee-maker Keurig is in hot water with “Hannity” fans. Users bitter the Vermont company has pulled its ads from Sean Hannity’s TV show are calling for a boycott and even smashing their devices on video. “I pulled an ‘Office Space’ with my Keurig…” tweeted New Jersey Marines veteran and life coach John Angelo Gage, along with a video of him taking a hammer to his Keurig in a nod to the 1999 Mike Judge flick. “ Would be a shame if everyone else joined me in the Keurig Smash Challenge #BoycottKeurig #IStandWithHannity #SundayMorning”


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Rob_NC, 11/13/2017 7:10:02 AM     (No. 11450154)

The bottom line is all they understand...

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Reply 2 - Posted by: bigfatslob, 11/13/2017 7:34:00 AM     (No. 11450163)

We put two of them in the dumpster over a year ago after seeing the problem with stale, stagnant water turning to pond scum in them.
Not a fan of Keurig or the NFL.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: flybynight, 11/13/2017 7:37:43 AM     (No. 11450166)

I keep being ahead of my time. I wouldn’t have a wasteful Keurig machine if it came wrapped in Christmas paper, have zero interest in NFL or any other football, got rid of cable TV long before it was fashionable to do that, never buy Starbucks coffee...but I’m still mad at the pushy left. What can I boycott?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Jebediah, 11/13/2017 7:40:22 AM     (No. 11450168)

Ended up "contacting" Keurig via their Press email, as they have nothing for customer complaints. E.G. our extended family all own Keurig machines and drink Keurig coffee, and also drink Green Mountain coffee when out and about. Absolutely no more!!!!!!!!!! We can make quick decisions as easily as Keurig can.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: G-Tom, 11/13/2017 7:41:22 AM     (No. 11450170)

I´m with YOU no. 3. I did all that TOO! Wish I could MORE!

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Reply 6 - Posted by: rolfnader, 11/13/2017 7:49:48 AM     (No. 11450181)

Already planned to go back to stove top percolator and store the Keurig . Will now toss it, er... I mean recycle, of course....

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Reply 7 - Posted by: My 2 Cents, 11/13/2017 7:56:54 AM     (No. 11450189)

There are a lot of Brands out there that make the same coffee as Keurig. I bought one 3 years ago it is a GE and It makes the same coffee as does the Keurig. At the time it cost only $59.95. The only thing you have to do is load your own water freshly in the carafe that is provide for you. I buy at coffee for the pot at GFS or Ollies.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: fed-up, 11/13/2017 8:01:45 AM     (No. 11450194)

Media Matters and Soros behind this one as well. I was listening to Hannity on the radio for that interview. Sean spent the first part of show condemning this if in fact true. In the interview (phone) it sounded to me like Moore had a lawyer giving him advice on the the questions. He did not come off as truthful. Hard to know, but if he is suing the WaPo, we may get to the truth.

Bottom line is, if he is destroyed by accusations, with no way to "prove his innocence", this will be a tactic used again and again. Either way, I think Moore is ruined by this, sadly. Timing of this stinks.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: winnie1, 11/13/2017 8:08:59 AM     (No. 11450203)

This is the work of Media Matters which is run by that nutcase David Brock. This group is financially backed by George Soros and Hillary Clinton.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Safari Man, 11/13/2017 8:12:39 AM     (No. 11450210)

I cannot boycott Keurig - I use a $9 Mr. Coffee maker. Tastes like coffee. Keurig gives you covfefe.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: mythman, 11/13/2017 8:22:37 AM     (No. 11450216)

An acquaintance had an expensive ($200+) Keurig. After c. two years it stopped working. He called the Keurig customer service. They told him it couldn´t be fixed. BTW Mr. Coffee´s $40 coffee maker gets very good ratings.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: BarryNo, 11/13/2017 8:31:36 AM     (No. 11450226)

What this demonstrates is that businesses are too concerned by social media and politics. All you have to do is have those dozen bot-wielding Communists from place like Berkley and Boston going out thei to pretend to be thousands of angry customers, and these idiots fold. Meanwhile, the REAL customers drop them because the companies have dissed REAL America and real Americans.

So be it. If they´re that stupid, their companies deserve to fail.

However, I know these bot-morons have been tracked down and their identities are known. Mabe some of these companies who lose market due to the assaults by the mud-bot-slingers could take legal action against these activists? They are causing harm. They are doing it with malice.

Relieve them of a few billion dollars - especially if you can track them back to Soros, and the world could be a better place.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: strike3, 11/13/2017 8:34:55 AM     (No. 11450227)

Target, NFL, Hollywood, Ben&Jerry´s, Starbucks, now Keurig. When are these lefty organizations going to learn that when you p--- off conservatives it results in losing half your customers?

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Reply 14 - Posted by: BarryNo, 11/13/2017 8:36:02 AM     (No. 11450228)

Heck they just had a woamn jailed and fined for pretending to be a friend of Hillary Clinton to a film company. She claimed to have access behind the scenes and could get them inside.

I don´t see any difference. She pretended to be a Clinton friend, these bot-slingers pretend to be Keurig consumers.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Udanja99, 11/13/2017 9:13:14 AM     (No. 11450261)

Sorry. I love my Keurig and will not give it up. I received my first one in 2000 as a Christmas gift and have replaced it twice, but I live in a very hard water area and could not keep the lime from building up in the machine.

I already boycott numerous companies based on their political idiocy so I’m doing my part. One of those companies is GE, #7. Remember that GE doesn’t pay corporate taxes based on a very shady deal they made with the demonrats.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: Lawsy0, 11/13/2017 9:56:10 AM     (No. 11450315)

I have stopped purchases from Keurig when Sam´s Clubs, Walmart, Publix, and Gordon´s Foods and other grocery outlets sell the K-cups I use for so much less (and in greater variety).

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Reply 17 - Posted by: mc squared, 11/13/2017 10:03:45 AM     (No. 11450333)

Why so much discussion about the relative value of Keurig, Mr.Coffee or GE?

This is about the effort to remove one of the last defense lines against the Communist Democrats. If Moore goes down based on unsubstantiated 40 year old accusations, we´re doomed forevermore.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: M2, 11/13/2017 10:05:10 AM     (No. 11450337)

I love it when abused Americans fight back. We are really good at boycotts. Don´t lets lose our passion on this.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: MDConservative, 11/13/2017 10:10:29 AM     (No. 11450345)

I got one of their machines years ago. Works just fine. I´ll continue to use it - and I´ll use as I always have, with reusable "cups" loaded with my old school Eight O´Clock coffee.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: MrsTn, 11/13/2017 10:17:28 AM     (No. 11450362)

Keurig is now off my Christmas List.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: Hazymac, 11/13/2017 10:32:04 AM     (No. 11450396)

Political boycotts cut two directions, and, except in packed deep blue enclaves, there are more us us than there are of them. Companies that want to take a dump on conservatives will lose our business. If all goes well, their management will be out. (Howard Shultz is out at Starbucks, but looking to cause trouble elsewhere.) Hannity is performing an essential duty. If Fox fires him, they just lost another viewer.

Fifteen years ago a fellow LDotter recommended to me the $30 Aerobie Press coffeemaker, which comprises of a tube capped by a small paper filter and a rubber stopper. Warm the water separately, to just below boiling. The coffee is forced through the tube under pressure, like espresso, and comes out strongly extracted. Use whole beans and grind them very fine, nearly to powder. Ever since then I have used nothing else--makes the finest cup of coffee I´ve ever had. (Eight O´Clock whole bean coffee is my usual brand.) I wish I could remember who made the recommendation. Thank you!

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Reply 22 - Posted by: bad-hair, 11/13/2017 10:33:48 AM     (No. 11450403)

Swill only reason for a boycott is the product.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: hotcorner, 11/13/2017 11:12:54 AM     (No. 11450452)

The Moore coverage is "FAKE NEWS." Alabamans shouldn´t let Washington influence them.

Keurig stinks as a product. We received it as a gift, tried to use it and threw it away. Junk. A $20 Mr. Coffee makes better coffee too.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: Penney, 11/13/2017 2:43:48 PM     (No. 11450715)

We never bought into Keurig´s money-making scheme of having to buy endless replacement coffee cartridges when we can brew our own favorite flavor MUCH cheaper. ...

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