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Obama's Hate Couture Divas

Oppressed_Taxpayer Wrote: Oct 24, 2012 8:32 AM
There is nothing wrong with business owners pulling for a political candidate or party of their preference, but it is pure stupidity to do it at the risk of their own business. The only exception would be professional campaign workers where by design they need to be overtly for the party they represent. Business and politics may have close relationships, but for the good of the businesses smart owners adopt a don't ask/don't tell policy.
Talk about wearing your politics on your sleeve. An elitist clique of fashion designers has banded together to raise money for celebrity-in-chief Barack Obama and browbeat their customers into supporting him. Even worse, the Beautiful People who dress the Powerful People are putting increased pressure on conservatives to stay out of the business altogether.

Out: Haute couture. In: Hate couture.

In February, high-dollar bag-makers, cosmetics gurus and clothiers offered their services to help fill Obama's campaign coffers. Nearly two dozen gurus billed their enterprise as "Runway to Win: A Project by Fashion Designers in Support of the Obama Victory Fund." Campaign finance experts...