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Company Pulls "Virgin Mary Crisps"

Some good news.

Coffee and sandwich chain Pret A Manger has withdrawn its 'Virgin Mary' brand of crisps after a flurry of religious complaints. The coffee-shop made the costly decision to pull the brand after campaigners on the Protect the Pope website pointed out the offensive crisps branding to its members. Responding to the complaints, the religious website says Pret a Manger has 'apologised for any unintentional offence they have caused and have indicted that they will give any unsold crisps to the homeless'.
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Mary De Voe said...

They did this without the Blessed Virgin Mary's informed consent. Violations of respect and informed consent are epidemic, a plague. What a bunch of moneychangers.

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