Friday, August 5, 2011

Obama Breath Mints Yanked From Store

Tennessee - The University of Tennessee bookstore in Knoxville has decided to stop selling packages of breath mints poking fun at President Obama after a Democratic lawmaker complained. The product is called, “Disappoint-mints” and features a blue and red picture of the president on the label. State Rep. Joe Armstrong said he found the breath mints offensive. He said a student had notified him of the mints so he decided to go to the bookstore to investigate. He said the breath freshener was “very specifically insulting to the president” and said the university should be sensitive to what he called politically specific products.  More