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Mila Kunis Causes Jim Beam Boycott by Trolling Mike Pence

Mila Kunis is very much pro-choice. So it should come as no surprise that the Jim Beam spokesperson isn’t a big fan of Vice President Mike Pence, who is one of the most active anti-abortion Republicans in Washington, D.C.

To protest his policies, the A Bad Moms Christmas star makes monthly donations to Planned Parenthood in the former Indiana governor’s name. “Every month to his office he gets a little letter that says ‘an anonymous donation has been made in your name,’” the actress, 34, revealed during a November 2 appearance on Conan. She prefaced the revelation by saying: “This is when a lot of hate mail comes my way.”

Mila Kunis, Mike Pence
Mila Kunis attends the premiere of STX Entertainment’s ‘A Bad Moms Christmas’ on October 30, 2017 in Los Angeles, California; Mike Pence, leaves the Naval Observatory, on November 16, 2016 in Washington, DC. Rich Fury/Getty Images; Mark Wilson/Getty Images

Kunis was right about that. Now some pro-lifers are protesting in return by letting the makers of Jim Beam know that they will be drinking the brand’s competitors instead.

“@JimBeam After drinking Jim Beam for 30 years Im done. Your spokeswoman Kunis donates to Planned Parenthood in Pence’s name. #BoycottBeam,” wrote one person on Twitter. Added another: “My family has been drinking Jim Beam for many decades. However, that stops today till they fire Mila Kunis as spokesperson. #BoycottJimBeam.”

Kunis and husband Ashton Kutcher, who are parents of daughter Wyatt, 3, and son Dimitri, 11 months,  both endorsed Hillary Clinton. In a 2015 interview with U.K. paper The Telegraph, Kunis noted that she wants Wyatt to grow up strong and believes electing a female president would help with that. “I would love her to have a woman [in the White House],” Kunis told The Telegraph. “To think, ‘If there’s a woman president, what is there that I can’t do?’”

 

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