Boycott Papa John’s – No More 1% Pizza!

No More 1% Pizza!

Update, 16 November 2012: See “John Schnatter & Papa John’s – Images of the Douche Supreme

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On April 19, 2012, Papa John’s Pizza founder John Schnatter held a private, $1000-a-ticket fundraiser for Mitt Romney in Schnatter’s Louisville, KY home.

Schnatter has a net worth of $240 million and owns a stake in 3400 Papa John’s franchises around the world. In 2011, the chain earned $1.22 billion in sales — an increase of 14% over the year before. (You can see PapaJohn’s “Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2011 Results” announcement on the company’s site.)

That Schnatter supports Romney is hardly a shock: Schnatter is a 1%-er who falls into the income bracket that Romney is pledged to protect and serve.

So far, it’s business as usual in a democracy.

But here’s the irony. Logic suggests that the people who bought $1.22 billion of pizza and chicken wings in 2011 were overwhelmingly working-class.

So what’s John Schnatter doing with your money? He’s working for the election of a candidate whose presidency would insulate the rich and cause the most suffering among middle-class and working-class Americans.

At least for the next seven months or so, it’s still a democracy, so Schnatter is free to support the candidate who most closely represents his real view of the world, the media manipulations of his folksy, down-homey advertising notwithstanding.

But we’re also free to withdraw our support from his company. We can stop buying John Schnatter’s Pizza for the 1%.

Here’s what you can do:

1) BOYCOTT PAPAJOHN’S PIZZA!

2) Write to John Schnatter and tell him why you won’t be eating any more of his 1% Pizza!

Papa John’s Corporate Headquarters
2002 Papa John’s Boulevard
P.O. Box 99900
Louisville, KY 40299-2334
Telephone: (502) 261-7272
Toll Free: (888) 777-7272
Fax: (502) 266-2925

3) Sign the petition: No More 1% Pizza!

4) Join the Boycott Papa John’s Pizza group on Facebook.

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Posted on 22 April 2012, in AmeriKKKa the Bootiful, The Republican Teahad and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink. 3 Comments.

  1. Bill Bonoventure

    F@%k Papa Johns. I will pay $20 for a pizza from a small business pizzeria before I send a dime with Papa Johns.

  2. Ricardo Green II

    I’m with this boycott!

  3. papa john’s is a joke. don’t eat his tainted pizza and hurt America’s working poor. That rich jerk can pay his workers $25 per hour and get his ugly face off my TV.

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