People are outraged after an Arkansas grocery store covers up US Weekly magazine's Elton John Baby Cover.
A campaign started against a Harps grocery store in Mountain Home, yesterday, when a shopper noticed that the store put obscene material placards, called "family shields" -- over the cover showing Sir Elton, his husband and their new baby.
The signs read, "Family Shield. To protect young Harps shoppers".
Twitter user @jennhudd (whose real name is Jennifer Huddleston) noticed the "family shield" covers and posted a picture of the covered magazines along with the comment: "This was taken at my local grocery store. I was shocked and horrified. Can you help bring attention to this?" She later posted Harps' phone number so that others could call to comment to the store.
A number of other Twitter users and bloggers, including some gay and lesbian activist groups, retweeted Huddleston's tweet and encouraged people to call and complain to the grocery story chain.
Huddleston tweeted several hours later that the "family shield" covers had been removed from the magazines in the store. The grocery store refuses to comment.
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