Originally Posted by Bullypup
I don't think Hallmark's intentions are sinister, but I do think it's misguided and even borderline silly for them feel the need to change the word "gay" because it's use is outdated and it's meaning can be misinterpreted. The same can be said about the word "don" but they didn't bother changing that. This was a non issue until they decided to make it one.
That's exactly right.
When market a product...who are you looking to sell to? Could I buy this ornament? Not on my life (not like I would have purchased it if it were correct anyway).
So who's the market here?