Conservative Group Boycotts Balls JT September 23, 2011 News 14 Comments As first reported, and lauded, here – Ben & Jerry’s new clever concoction, Schweddy’s Balls ice cream, apparently is not so appealing to everyone. A right-wing group called One Million Moms, a branch of the American Family Association, is threatening a boycott if the company continues to produce this flavor. According to the group,“Ben & Jerry’s announced their newest ice cream flavor which sounds anything but appealing. Schweddy Balls is the best they could come up with. The vulgar new flavor has turned something as innocent as ice cream into something repulsive.” Point of clarification: The AFA is a group that “declares that homosexuality is unnatural and sinful” – so you clearly know they have a good perspective on the world. When it comes to values, they are the shining beacon. This “protest” is not the first for the group, for they have also sought out almost every major brand in the country for doing such outrageous things as supporting same-sex partner employee benefits and LGBT activism. Shame on them! I guess it is only a matter of time before these publicity suck-ups turn to other products. From the food department, the likely suspects: • Pirate’s Booty popcorn: far too suggestive • Rice-A-Roni: the ‘San Francisco Treat’ features a town that is way too gay-friendly • Atomic Fireballs: see above, under “Schweddy” • Mike and Ike: Two guys? Could be homo-erotic –and they aren’t taking any chances • Grape-Nuts: Nuts… balls? Too close for comfort • Blow pops: Talk about a lay-up • Lay’s potato chips: What about the children! • Fighting cock bourbon: Liquid satan, plus a phallus to boot • Good and Plenty: too promiscuous • Schmitts Gay Beer: Nahh – they probably wouldn’t mind this one What am I missing, readers? Where will One Million Moms strike next?? The following two tabs change content below.BioLatest Posts JT Latest posts by JT (see all) Starbucks Enters New Beverage Territory - August 1, 2013 Dole’s Banana Dippers Look Promising - July 7, 2013 Time For Summer Food - June 20, 2013 14 Responses nicole September 23rd, 2011 good, like our kids need any more exposure to vulgarity. Theres enough on TV. Reply Dave September 23rd, 2011 self-rising flour? Reply JT September 23rd, 2011 You are on the right track, Dave. Reply Brad September 23rd, 2011 12″ hot meatball subs? Reply Chefprotoss September 23rd, 2011 I hope no one tells them what urban dictionary’s definition of a chili dog is… Also, I had no desire to buy this before, but now I really want some. Reply Sam September 23rd, 2011 Bear Naked granola. And if the American Family Association ever decides to go international, they’re going to have their work cut out for them: http://maddieruud.hubpages.com/hub/Funny_Food_Names_-_List_and_Pics Reply Brian September 23rd, 2011 $5 footlong Spotted dick http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spotted_dick Reply Chefprotoss September 25th, 2011 This got me thinking, and I have to ask, what does this have to do with children? B&J’s doesn’t advertise on tv at all as far as I know, and its not like phish food or cherry garcia turned anyone, yet alone a child, into an acid dropping hippie. On top of that even if it was called “sweaty balls”, what kid would be scarred for life or somehow turned into a criminal by hearing it? The AFA is clearly filled with bigoted idiots whose kids will probably rebel and get into more trouble than other normal kids the first chance they get. Reply Heidi September 25th, 2011 Shouldn’t they all be spending their free time with their kids and not worrying about something so ridiculous? And heaven help the kids that want a whoopie pie.. Reply willrun4food September 26th, 2011 Nerds – encourages bullying. Annabell’s Big Hunk candy bar – yeah. And this, from a newish restaurant in Chicago… http://www.flickr.com/photos/agashi/5915341301/ Reply Tonyjaguar September 26th, 2011 Effing retarded. Reply chinesefood September 27th, 2011 the woman in the middle has the strange expression. Reply Jim September 27th, 2011 Is it weird that I am excited to try Schwetty Balls? Reply Brian October 12th, 2011 i finally found some…the ice cream is delicious. slight hint of rum with the first taste of the ice cream. The Fudge balls have a strong rum taste, but it is good. The Malted balls are just that, nothing special. I plan on buying a few just to make sure I have extra for when it gets pulled off the shelf. Reply Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Name* Email* Website Comment Current [email protected]* Leave this field empty Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.