Tuesday, September 1, 2009
FoodWire: "Buycott" at Whole Foods Tonight
By Ian Froeb
on Tue, Sep 1, 2009 at 10:15 AM
a Wall Street Journal
op-ed calling for the government to stay out of health care. In response, some supporters of President Obama's health-care plan called for a boycott
of Whole Foods. Now, the St. Louis Tea Party Coalition
is showing its support for Mackey's position by holding a "buycott" at the Town and Country Whole Foods
tonight at 6 p.m. Such is the state of political discourse in America, 2009.
No truth to the rumor that Whole Foods will refund 10 cents for every discredited "death panel" argument that Tea Party activists reuse.
Whole Foods Market CEO John Mackey