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03/27/2012

NOM Strategy, Exposed: The 'Annie' vs' 'Jayla' ads, revisited

by Jeremy Hooper

Since we all now know what we all now know, I want to re-post something that was bothering me about the National Organization For Marriage way back in 2009.

#1: This is how a certain ad sounded in multiple states:

#2: This is how that same ad sounded in places like Jersey and DC (where we now know NOM tried to divide using race):

#3: About the name "Jayla":

Jayla. Kayla was the trend back in the eighties, but now it's Jayla, which rose to #99 in 2006 and is climbing quickly. Jayla is an especially popular choice for African American baby girls.
Baby Girl Names That Begin With J
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Meaning of "Jayla"
African-American name
In African-American, the name Jayla means- One who is special.. Other origins for the name Jayla include - African-American, Arabian.The name Jayla is most often used as a girl name or female name.
Meaning of Jayla - History and Origin [Meaning of Names]

We've all been targeted. And fooled. And damaged by it all.

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