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From Soup to Nuts

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Campbell Soup Co. Executive Is Out After Tweeting George Soros Conspiracy Theory

A Campbell Soup Company executive who tweeted about conspiracy theories involving former hedge fund manager George Soros is no longer with the company, a spokesperson confirmed to Gizmodo. Campbell’s vice president of government affairs Kelly Johnston tweeted Monday that Soros’ Open Society Foundations was providing aid to a migrant caravan currently making its way to the Mexican border, a claim Open Society says is baseless.

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Origin of the subject title: "Soup to nuts" is an American English idiom that conveys the meaning of "from beginning to end". It is derived from the description of a full course dinner, in which courses progress from soup to a dessert of nuts.

Of course, I mean it to be a play on words, what with the soup executive getting fired for having an opinion - one I and many, many others happen to agree with - and how nuts this PC culture is, and the nuts that fired Johnston. I don't eat a lot of canned soup, but I won't be having any Campbells ever again.

Connect with Campbells  I did.

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Comments

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jarasanComment by jarasan - October 28, 2018, 11:38 pm
I won't connect with my wallet, thanks for the info. Soros needs a dirt nap.

Progesso will be our go to if we need soup etc.
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mikeintexasComment by mikeintexas - October 29, 2018, 10:34 am
TY jarasan. I mostly used their Cream of Mushroom soup to make "poor boy Stroganoff" but I found generic or even the dollar store brand to be just as suitable. I certainly couldn't tell the difference in the final product. I probably should make my own, but opening a can is so convenient.

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