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Old 03-28-2003, 01:59 PM
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I am a huge military supporter, and have served in the Marines for 7+ years and it makes me mad the the French government lies to us and is against us in this war with Iraq. No we have proof that France has been supplying Iraq with military items---now being used against our soldiers out there on the battlefield. I have one friend who I served with years ago at Camp Pendleton that is now dead because of this war, not neccesarily because of France. These are our brothers, sisters, cousins, fathers out there fighting so we need to support our troops and DON'T SUPPORT ANYTHING THAT COMES FROM FRANCE.

France has every right to disagree with America. But France has moved from simple dissent to active hostility toward America.
French President Chirac warned East European nations that if they side with America, France will oppose their membership in the European Union.
This week, William Safire reported in the New York Times that France has been secretly helping to arm Iraq -- and has been helping Iraq build long range missiles. These same missiles may soon be used against American soldiers.
Just as France is exercising its right to disagree, Americans can exercise their right to boycott -- and avoid helping companies and countries that do not stand with America.

French Products and Companies to Boycott.....

Air France
Air Liquide
Airbus
Alcatel
Allegra (allergy medication)
Aqualung (inc: Spirotechnique, Technisub, US Divers, and SeaQuest)
AXA Advisors

Bank of the West (owned by BNP Paribas)
Beneteau (boats)
BF Goodrich (owned by Michelin)
BIC (razors, pens and lighters)
Biotherm (cosmetics)
Black Bush
Bollinger (champagne)

Car & Driver Magazine
Cartier
Chanel
Chivas Regal (scotch)
Christian Dior
Club Med (vacations)
Culligan (owned by Vivendi)

Dannon (yogurt and dairy foods)
DKNY
Dom Perignon
Durand Crystal

Elle Magazine
Essilor Optical Products
Evian

Fina gas stations and Fina Oil (billions invested in Iraqi oil fields)
First Hawaiian Bank

George Magazine
Givenchy
Glenlivet (scotch)

Henness
Houghton Mifflin (books)

Jacobs Creek (owned by Pernod Ricard since 1989)
Jameson (whiskey)
Jerry Springer (talk show) HUH

Krups (coffee and cappuccino makers)

Lancome
Le Creuset (cookware)
L'Oreal (health and beauty products)
Louis Vuitton

Marie Claire
Martel Cognac
Maybelline
Méphisto (shoes and clothes)
Michelin (tires and auto parts)
Mikasa (crystal and glass)
Moet (champagne)
Motel 6
Motown Records
MP3.com (WOW)
Mumms (champagne)

Nissan (cars; majority owned by Renault)
Nivea
Normandy Butter

Parents Magazine
Peugeot (automobiles)
Pierre Cardin
Playstation Magazine
ProScan (owned by Thomson Electronics, France)
Publicis Group (including Saatchi & Saatchi Advertising)

RCA (televisions and electronics; owned by Thomson Electronics)
Red Magazine
Red Roof Inns (owned by Accor group in France)
Renault (automobiles)
Road & Track Magazine
Roquefort cheese (all Roquefort cheese is made in France)
Rowenta (toasters, irons, coffee makers, etc.)
Royal Canadian

Salomon (skis)
Sierra Software and Computer Games
Smart & Final
Sofitel (hotels, owned by Accor)
Sparkletts (water, owned by Danone)
Spencer Gifts
Sundance Channel

Taylor Made (golf)
Technicolor
T-Fal (kitchenware)
Total gas stations

UbiSoft (computer games)
Uniroyal
Universal Studios (music, movies, parks; owned by Vivendi-Universal)
USFilter

Veritas Group
Veuve Clicquot Champagne
Vittel
Vivendi

Wild Turkey (bourbon)
Woman's Day Magazine

Yoplait (The French company Sodiaal owns a 50 percent stake)
Yves Saint Laurent

Zodiac Inflatable Boats.

Send a message to France that will not be forgotten!
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Dam dude you really did your homework. I 'm with you all the way brother. Hurt them where it hurts there wallets!!!!!!!!!!!! wewe
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right on !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Old 03-28-2003, 03:12 PM
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I didn't do the work, someone emailed it to me and I posted it here. Just wanted to pass it on to OSO people.

Lucy,
You are a Babe!! How about more pics of the boats........of course with you in the pics!!
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Looks like I have to cancel Car and Driver and Road and Track.
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I`m 100% backing this
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I was at a zone meeting down in Atlanta for a few days. We get wined and dined by our vendors and it seemed that everyone was on the same page. The bar tenders and wait staff said their franch wines havent moved.
Meeting was just over a thousand in attendance ;-)
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Does that mean no more french fries ?
French bread ?
French Toast ?
French Dressing ?

Oh my,,,What about French Ticklers ?
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I think I will put off buying that beautiful new 2CV Citroen I've been dreaming about
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man you had to say nissan cars my wants to look at there suv this weekend. Gee I already stopped drinking the moet O well I liked the bmw's better just a little more cake.
 
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