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We promise to read BusinessWeek's cover story on the Viagra-fueled rise and subsequent droop of American Apparel's sleaze king, Dov Charney, just as soon as we are done admiring the cover.


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Fri, 07/11/2014 - 09:12 | 4946756 Silver Shield
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Another psychopath that finds success.
Think of all of those normal people that sell their souls everyday to support the worst in humanity.

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 09:23 | 4946763 knukles
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Hey.  The dude made the margins expand massively because all his women's fashions used less and less material.  The great women's designer secret.    (Charge a million dollars to make them look like cheap whores....  One of the famous European designers actually said that.)

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 09:52 | 4946861 jbvtme
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the khazars traffic slaves, drugs, children, pornography and they print money: all of which we pay for with interest. then (thanks david icke) they thrive off our misery. all we need do is turn our attention to something more meaningful. love, community and the creator.

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 10:58 | 4947076 jaxville
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Well said. Reflect on the entertainment industry which they control. Where movies once gave us a sense of adventure or romance/eroticism, it has all been replaced with gratuitous sex and violence. They are a low and base people that he world would be such a better place without.

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 11:29 | 4947172 MeMongo
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Adam sandler, sasha cohen, sarah parker, sara silverman, seth green, seth rogen, jonah goldstein, rueben sturman, steve hirsch, bill asher, mal warub (yea just google his picture) ron jeremy, eric jover, traci lords, nina hartley.

Mongo could go on til the cows come home! These slimy bastard satan spawned pieces of literal filth have done enough mental and moral damage to seriously contend with what the rest of the tribe has done to the financial system! Damn it anyway Mongo's going fishing, he'll check out all down votes later!

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 11:46 | 4947224 jbvtme
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careful with that. they'll be circumcising the trout next

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 11:51 | 4947246 jbvtme
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amen, jaxville

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 09:18 | 4946771 BLOTTO
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'They' want us to think with our cocks and not our brains...



Fri, 07/11/2014 - 09:26 | 4946793 frankTHE COIN
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" It's Good to be the King "

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 09:36 | 4946825 4 wheel drift
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'They' want us to think with our cocks and not our brains...




well...   naturally... 'they' are correct....



Fri, 07/11/2014 - 09:50 | 4946847 BLOTTO
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lol, well i understand that and im not trying to sound like a prude.

But it is overloaded with sex from the controlled main stream media...our natural instinct does just fine on who we are attracted to and such...we dont need ads of soft milky tits everywhere we turn our heads.


Im poisoned too...those ads/pics of that soft skin gets me as well, but when your done blowing your load with a random and 10 seconds later you wonder, 'why the fuck did i just do that?' = that means something. And every guy knows what im talking about.

And when its really bad (very rare)...your completely 'over it' while blowing...


Fri, 07/11/2014 - 09:54 | 4946870 tarsubil
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TMI. But the why is the same for everyone, you are self medicating for something that happened in the past.

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 13:15 | 4947502 lasvegaspersona
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'THEY' don't need to do a thing to ensure that outcome.

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 09:27 | 4946782 Tall Tom
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Think of all of those normal people that sell their souls everyday to support the worst in humanity.



Yeah...But before you do take a look at those people you had best take a good look in the mirror.


There is not one who is innocent or better...NOT ONE.

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 09:39 | 4946829 Kinskian
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Has God been talking to you again Tom?

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 10:01 | 4946888 fervent in spirit
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Maybe he read this? While many, if not all, ZH readers may think this is a great description of bankers, Paul was actually talking about all of humanity.

Taken from Romans 3:9-18)

 9 What then? are we better than they? No, in no wise: for we have before proved both Jews and Gentiles, that they are all under sin;
10 As it is written, There is none righteous, no, not one:
11 There is none that understandeth, there is none that seeketh after God.
12 They are all gone out of the way, they are together become unprofitable; there is none that doeth good, no, not one.
13 Their throat is an open sepulchre; with their tongues they have used deceit; the poison of asps is under their lips:
14 Whose mouth is full of cursing and bitterness:
15 Their feet are swift to shed blood:
16 Destruction and misery are in their ways:
17 And the way of peace have they not known:
18 There is no fear of God before their eyes.

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 10:13 | 4946928 InTheLandOfTheBlind
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Being guilty does not condone this behavior.  Calling it out regardless of our guilty natures is the right thing to do.  

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 09:26 | 4946792 BobTheSlob
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The green eyed monster rears its ugly head!

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 09:28 | 4946801 Tall Tom
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Greed, envy, or jealousy???


Which one?

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 10:06 | 4946904 messymerry
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Orrrr, perhaps it's the yellow eyed demon...

Those of you that enjoyed the "Supernatural" series, take heart.  Madhouse produced an anime series that is just awesome.  Check it out...


Fri, 07/11/2014 - 11:11 | 4947111 Kinskian
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It's the Brown Eye that does it for Dov Charney....

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 19:20 | 4948689 jimmytorpedo
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It's the Flying Pasta Monster.

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 09:29 | 4946802 BLOTTO
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If someone told me at 17 i would talk and think like this, i wouldve probably laughed.


Now im a 40yr old man...and if you step back and realize how perverted and sexualized everything has become, its quite sick. I think the end goal is to normalize everything = what is bad is good, what is good is bad.


No shock value


Fri, 07/11/2014 - 09:43 | 4946839 Prince Eugene o...
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Lift up what is evil, tear down what is good until they meet in the middle. It's the modern liberal uptopia. Apologies to Evan Sayet, who says it best

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 09:52 | 4946851 jbvtme
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Fri, 07/11/2014 - 09:49 | 4946853 NoDebt
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I'm 46-ish.  I was looking at the photo and...... wait, what were we talking about?

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 19:58 | 4948775 Atomizer
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Tits and milking the United States for free shit forever. Got you by a year older.


Fri, 07/11/2014 - 09:53 | 4946865 Headbanger
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Not so fast.

"How perverted and sexualized everything has become" is all about making moar babies for moar debt slaves for moar "economic growth"

I recall reading about Norway or Sweden governments actually hosting porn movie showings so the young (white) couples would have babies.

Even Germany has said in a few moar generations their won't be any Germans due to low birth rates.

The U.S. birth rate has dropped a lot since 2008 which is why Obomba & Co. want the illegal immigration we're seeing now.

Of course all this will change and we will soon see a new "Victorian Era" when the economy collapses completely and we don't need moar babies.


Fri, 07/11/2014 - 09:57 | 4946877 tarsubil
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BS. More porn, fewer babies. Porn is a drug that is pushed to numb the population and make them obedient.

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 10:19 | 4946949 XuscitizenSweden
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Greetings from Sweden headbanger:)

I've been living in Scandinavia for over 30 years & never heard about free porn showings for couples so they will have kids. Whereas Swedish National Television /SVT did some kind of series of the film "Kärlekens Språk"  with Q&A's after each program. If I remember correctly, it was around 2006 and they split the film up in maybe 3 parts. No big deal here in Sweden. The film didn't show f*cking, s*cking, positions....etc. Was mostly boring with some 'frontal nudity'.

Hopefully that helps refresh your memory. btw your avatar is great! Best regards X-

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 11:26 | 4947166 LurkMaster
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A Tale of Two Titties?

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 09:12 | 4946757 Oh regional Indian
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What is with these Dov's and sleaze?

I remember a Zokhim? Zakhim? Sockhim?

Numbnuts support such numb nuts...

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 09:18 | 4946767 Infinite QE
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Tribe and sleaze/scum go hand-in-hand.

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 09:49 | 4946856 Colonel Klink
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Oy vey these schmucks have chutzpah.

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 10:36 | 4947007 vulcanraven
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Truth. I grew up in LA and at one point had worked in the porn industry. I can tell you with 100% confidence that theres is heaps of Jewish/Israeli influence in the porn business. Most of the owners of production companies are Jewish/Israeli.

Jews don't just control Hollywood, they control porn as well. And before I get called out as an anti semite, let me say this:

Churning out Hollywood propaganda is one thing, but if you make a conscious decision to profit off of an industry that commodifies psychologically damaged human beings, then there is a seat in hell with your name on it. 


Fri, 07/11/2014 - 10:45 | 4947036 optimator
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As they say, if Hollywood wasn't there already the Jews would have invented it.

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 14:39 | 4947859 Lea
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"Churning out Hollywood propaganda is one thing, but if you make a conscious decision to profit off of an industry that commodifies psychologically damaged human beings, then there is a seat in hell with your name on it. "

That would go for all porn directors, producers and consumers. Jewish or not.

Sat, 07/12/2014 - 17:00 | 4950705 Monty Burns
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Al Goldstein, the publisher of Screw, said "The only reason that Jews are in pornography is that we think that Christ sucks. Catholicism sucks. We don’t believe in authoritarianism.” Pornography thus becomes a way of defiling Christian culture and, as it penetrates to the very heart of the American mainstream (and is no doubt consumed by those very same WASPs), its subversive character becomes more charged."

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 09:34 | 4946816 TheFourthStooge-ing
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What is with these Dov's and sleaze?

Perhaps Dov is short for devoid of values? Just a guess.

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 09:50 | 4946857 Colonel Klink
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As many of them seem to be.

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 09:58 | 4946881 Headbanger
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Dov means "bear" in Hebrew is all I could find out.

And it's a common name.

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 10:18 | 4946944 HerrDoktor
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That's all there is to it.

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 10:35 | 4947004 Colonel Klink
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Even their names are disingenuous and misleading.

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 10:44 | 4947030 optimator
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Some are honest, I remember the "guest" on CNBS whose name was Keinhertz!  Now, if I was in financial I'd change my name to Grosshertz or something.  And, my wife couldn''t figure out what I found so funny on CNBS with the sound off.

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 09:50 | 4946854 Doctor Faustus
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Perhaps they have a better understanding of human nature than the rest of us. Stop buying what they are selling and they will have no power.

This applies to bankers and politicians as well. Quit enabling them and start enabling yourself (knowledge, independence, self-reliance).

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 12:11 | 4947303 Skip
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Dov Zakheim, former Bush appointee as Pentagon Comptroller from May 4, 2001 to March 10, 2004. At that time he was unable to explain the disappearance of $1 trillion dollars. Actually, nearly three years earlier, Donald Rumsfeld announced on September 10, 2001 that an audit discovered $2.3 trillion was also missing from the Pentagon books. That story was buried under 9-11’s rubble. The two sums disappeared on Zakheim’s watch.

Sat, 07/12/2014 - 17:03 | 4950715 Monty Burns
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Amazing there wasn't a hue and cry in the media about this.


Fri, 07/11/2014 - 09:17 | 4946762 ShrNfr
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Good to see ZH keeping a breast of current developments in this area.

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 09:17 | 4946766 knukles
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The Hedge bares all

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 09:26 | 4946791 messymerry
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Washington carpets are breasted with chickens, liars, and cheats.

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 10:15 | 4946933 dontgoforit
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And the beat goes on....

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 09:18 | 4946769 MeMongo
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Dov= TribeMember

Nuff said!

Or "cheesepope" if you prefer

Now nuff said

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 09:51 | 4946860 Colonel Klink
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Down votes always say you're not allowed to mention the truth.

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 11:10 | 4947105 MeMongo
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Mongo only pawn in game of life!

But he will speak truth til the end:-)

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 12:06 | 4947294 vulcanraven
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I am amazed that my above post has zero down votes so far. I guess the JIDF trolls haven't shown up to work yet.

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 12:20 | 4947331 MeMongo
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Well Vulcan the brit milah might have gone a little late last night:-) oy vea!

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 20:11 | 4948808 Atomizer
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They haven't been released from the bomb shelter. 

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 09:21 | 4946776 Agent P
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I do loves titties! 

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 09:23 | 4946780 zjxn06
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Famous Wedgies for $500 Alex.

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 09:26 | 4946794 BobTheSlob
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ILBTs...they come in pairs.

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 10:03 | 4946892 Headbanger
Fri, 07/11/2014 - 10:18 | 4946939 dontgoforit
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They come in two's, it's hard to choose,  ah hmmmm, I love big tits.  Henley

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 09:34 | 4946818 Atomizer
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Taxpayer subsiding is always a positive venue if your receiving the check. 

Crony capitalism under the disquise of communist agenda. 

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 09:37 | 4946827 WTFUD
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Talking tits how's that great lesser TIT Kerry getting on in Afghanistan after doing so well in China?

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 09:45 | 4946836 petaloka
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Fri, 07/11/2014 - 09:54 | 4946866 lakecity55
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Is he a member of the Termite colony?

I would, however, like to be in that position.

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 10:17 | 4946943 dontgoforit
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Read The Breast by Philip Roth. 

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 10:00 | 4946886 orangegeek
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motorboating brought into a realm


me likey!!!!

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 10:51 | 4947040 alexcojones
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As Clickbait goes

Pretty tame actually.

Sorry, my Snark-o-meter is not working too well. Friday and BTFD, ya know.

Off to the LCS.


Fri, 07/11/2014 - 10:50 | 4947049 vincenze
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American Apparel is one of the last sewing companies in the USA.

It has a rather big factory in Downtown LA. It's full of Mexican seamstresses, and they seem to be happy to work there.

Soon, it'll pack and move overseas.


Fri, 07/11/2014 - 17:47 | 4948457 Blankenstein
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Yes and it's too bad that this douche is jeporadizing their jobs by his behavior.  And dancing naked in front of your employees? Really?  Who does that??

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 11:37 | 4947193 Volkodav
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I just received copy..and not this one of slowboat journey to here

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 11:51 | 4947239 Skip
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American Apparel has, reportedly, used ILLEGAL ALIENS in their manufacturing of the clothing yet brag it is MADE IN THE USA, well technically that is true but it is all by ILLEGAL LATINOS. He used the workers, allegedly, to be models for the apparel. As pointed out by other posters it is the USUAL SUSPECTS in the destruction of our great nation.
Like Soros and Bloomberg et al it reminds one of the fable of the Scorpion and the Frog:

The scorpion wants to cross a stream, but he can't swim. He sees a frog and asks the frog to carry him across on the frog's back. The frog says, "No, I don't trust you. I've heard about how treacherous scorpions are. I'm afraid that if I let you get on my back you'll sting me." The scorpion replies, "Why should I do that? That wouldn't be in my interest. If I sting you, then we'll both drown." So the frog agrees to let the scorpion get on his back and begins swimming across the stream. Halfway across, the scorpion stings the frog. As the frog is dying and beginning to sink, he asks, "Why did you do that? Now we'll both die." The scorpion answers, "I couldn't help myself. It is in my nature to sting."

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 12:38 | 4947377 vincenze
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I don't think it's true.

Why would they put a big placard "Legalize LA" on the building and invest into promoting amnesty?


Fri, 07/11/2014 - 12:33 | 4947366 Eirik Magnus Larssen
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Fri, 07/11/2014 - 14:49 | 4947887 sof_hannibal
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silicon or saline derivatives

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 15:10 | 4947957 alexcojones
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Actually there is a pretty good book I read and recommend. Came out long ago.

Blaming the average Jew for every ill of society is like blaming the average Dem or Repub for the same.

Down arrow away. I gave myself the first one to prime the pump.

An Empire of Their Own: How the Jews Invented Hollywood
Fri, 07/11/2014 - 15:42 | 4948052 Colonel Klink
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I completely agree, the average jew is usually innocent.  It's the above average jew that seems to be the problem.

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