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Groupon nixes all gun-related deals

Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by vertical ascent, Jan 21, 2013.

  1. vertical ascent

    vertical ascent Vancouver Active Member

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  2. PDXoriginal

    PDXoriginal PNW Well-Known Member

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    Doesn't bother me one bit considering Groupon is a sinking ship.
     
  3. TapRackNGo

    TapRackNGo PNW Well-Known Member

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    F Them..
     
  4. tjwong

    tjwong PDX Member

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  5. MarkAd

    MarkAd Port Orchard Well-Known Member

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    never heard of it
     
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  6. deen_ad

    deen_ad Vancouver, WA Well-Known Member

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    I hardly ever used them anyhow, now I won't.

    But we need to let them know why, not just disappear from buying through them.
     
  7. Stomper

    Stomper Oceania Rising White Is The New Brown Silver Supporter

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    Grouphug? ;)
     
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  8. Benny503

    Benny503 Grants Pass Well-Known Member

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    I dont even know who they are but i am willing to write them an email telling them my family and myself are boycott them.
     
  9. theflyguy

    theflyguy Beaverton, Oregon Member

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    Hey guys,

    Don't know if this is the correct forum (move if this is the wrong forum) or if someone has already discussed....saw this from a friend this morning. GROUPON has stopped any discounts/offers that are related to firearms.:thumbdown:

    I'll be letting all my friends know and have already cancelled my membership.



    Groupon statement
     
  10. Glock Jock

    Glock Jock Wilsonville , OR Well-Known Member

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    dupe
     
  11. theflyguy

    theflyguy Beaverton, Oregon Member

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    Response I got from GROUPON:

    Thank you for reaching out to us. We appreciate your feedback and take these inquiries seriously.

    Gun-related deals, including shooting ranges, conceal-and-carry, and clay shooting, are on hiatus as we review our internal policies for the types of deals that we feature.

    Groupon has always aimed to offer deals driven by local consumer preference and request; at this time, enough consumers have asked us to eliminate the category that we believe a review is warranted. A decision has not yet been made.

    Thank you again for contacting us and please let me know if I can do anything else to help.
     
  12. CallMaker

    CallMaker NE Washington Active Member

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    Groupon has suspended all firearms related ads.

    I have contacted Groupon to express my displeasure.

    Perhaps some others may wish to do the same.
     
  13. bartman315

    bartman315 Sandy, Oregon Member

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    I also have emailed them but have not heard back from them yet. I did inform them I will no longer be using there services.
     
  14. mancat

    mancat Kitsap County Well-Known Member

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    Enough CUSTOMERS requested that they remove the deals? Sorry, doesn't fly.

    What seems more significant to me is the fact that Groupon's HQ is in Chicago.
     
  15. mpperales

    mpperales Happy Valley, Oregon Well-Known Member

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    No more Groupons for me! bubblegum'em!
     
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  16. Peteralexander78

    Peteralexander78 vancouver Slow is smooth, smooth is fast

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    I contacted them, and told them that if they dont support the 2nd Amendment then I cant support them.
     
  17. mpperales

    mpperales Happy Valley, Oregon Well-Known Member

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    I did too....
     
  18. Dinged

    Dinged Portland, OR Active Member

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    Sent them an email and asked to be removed from their mailing list
     
  19. eldbillbo

    eldbillbo clackamas New world samurai and a redneck none the less Bronze Supporter

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    and i am dropping them plenty of other services like them

    poor judgment on their part glad i don't own stock with them

    i will use what i have already ordered and order no more and since i will still get their emails i will chose not to support any company that supports then as well.
     
  20. accessbob

    accessbob Molalla, OR 2A Supporter

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    Will be passing the word to others to drop them like a steaming hot potato.