Walmart under fire from conservatives for 'Impeach 45' shirts slamming Trump

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By Tuesday afternoon, the "Impeach 45" products had been taken off of Walmart's website.

CBS News reports Walmart says the "Impeach 45" items were sold by third-party sellers on its open marketplace and "were not offered directly by Walmart". As noted by Bloomberg, the real sellers are companies such as Old Glory and Teespring Inc., which advertise on Walmart's website and give the retail giant a cut of the profits.

The shirts that come in several shades - plus similar baby onesies and even frisbees - have the Twitter-sphere in a frenzy and spurred a grassroots call to boycott the world's biggest retailer.

And while Trump supporters are in an uproar over the Impeach 45 apparel, they must have forgotten that Walmart is a business and also sells a plethora of "Make America Great Again" hats, tee-shirts and cups to drink their haterade from.

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But his teamamate, Javier Mascherano , confirmed his retirement after a record 147 matches for Argentina . Less than two months later he reversed that decision. "On a personal level it is a great frustration".

Walmart has caused outrage over its apparel before. The continued sale of the clothing items and whether or not a widespread boycott of Walmart catches on has not yet been determined. "We removed it as soon as it was brought to our attention, and are conducting a thorough review of the seller's assortment".

Late last night, Ryan Fournier, the chairman of the political group Students For Trump, tweeted about the shirt (that also came in adorable onesie form), asking Walmart, "What kind of message are you trying to send?"

Addendum (Ed): Or perhaps it's just another way to profit off of political passion.

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