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Geek Squad Sends Cease-and-Desist Letter To God Squad 357

Posted by samzenpus
from the who-would-jesus-sue dept.
An anonymous reader writes "A Wisconsin priest has God on his car but Best Buy's lawyers on his back. Father Luke Strand at the Holy Family Parish in Fond Du Lac says he has received a cease-and-desist letter from the electronics retailer. From the article: 'At issue is Strand's black Volkswagen Beetle with door stickers bearing the name "God Squad" in a logo similar to that of Best Buy's Geek Squad, a group of electronics troubleshooters. Strand told the Fond du Lac Reporter that the car is a creative way to spur discussion and bring his faith to others. Best Buy Co. tells the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel that it appreciates what Strand is trying to do, but it's bad precedent to let groups violate its trademarks.'"

Comment: Re:So to be clear... (Score 1) 1000

by Nestafo (#16483867) Attached to: Human Species May Split In Two
Actually Linus is ethnically Finnish. He is part of the Swedish-speaking minority of Finland. Swedish was the historical language of upper class in Finland but has also been the first language of especially the common people living on the coast regions. Even the Finnish-Swedish language differs quite from the actual Swedish.

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