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SCREW KITSON

We're Not Taking Donations from Rx Shirt Sales

8/29/2013 5:00 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
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One of the biggest anti-drug organizations in the U.S. has drawn a hard line in the sand -- telling a trendy L.A. clothing boutique it will NOT accept donations collected from the sale of "irresponsible" drug-inspired shirts.

The shirts in question have been at the center of a media firestorm  -- featuring the names of various prescription drugs like Xanax and Vicodin plastered across the back.

After taking all sorts of heat, Kitson -- the boutique selling the shirts -- has said it would donate part of the profits to the Medicine Abuse Project ... a partner of DrugFree.org.

But DrugFree.org is pushing back HARD -- firing off a letter to Kitson saying, "We would not entertain any direct donation from Kitson while you flagrantly, and without remorse, continue to sell these products."

Translation -- take your money and stick it.

DrugFree.org also demanded Kitson remove the org.'s name from the store's website -- and Kitson has obliged.

As for the shirts, Kitson is still dealing ...

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16.

Not So Ignorant    

Someone needs to take a chill pill.

390 days ago
17.

I See Deaf People    

I guess the "Sizzurp" shirts sold out in ten mins at the local Chinese nail salon

390 days ago
18.

Rotter    

If you bleep with the major drug companies who are worth billions, you will lose- guaranteed.

390 days ago
19.

babyz65    

To me its amazing that a well known store with high end clients would entertain the notion that this is a good idea. To me his is the kind of thing that used to be sold at a "head shop" or in the back of high times magazine. They have no shame. These days its all about the almighty dollar folks, and screw everyone else....
LOW CLASS!

390 days ago
20.

Suzy Q     

Alprazolam 81
Amphetamine and Dextroamphetamine 60
Hydrocodone 78


There ya' go. No copywrite problemos.

390 days ago
21.

Marina326    

This is disgusting. . I thought Kitson had more class then that. . . good to know. . . BANNED

390 days ago
22.

spader    

DrugFree.org - They can't talk, giving away all those free drugs !!

390 days ago
23.

Nick    

Unless they're infringing in a copyright, the shirts should stay on the market. Yes, they should make Sizzurp and Propofol versions. We have freedom of expression in this country as so many seem to have forgotten. If you don'r like it, don't buy it/wear it/watch it. Blaming a tshirt for social ills is idiotic.

390 days ago
24.

Fred Thompson    

Notice they said they wouldn't take a "direct" donation. In other words, please give us the money, just give it to someone else first.

390 days ago
25.

Pablo Escabar    

The question is..are the shirts even selling?

390 days ago
26.

oleman    

I'd wear the xanax one......

390 days ago
27.

reeeferbabe    

Buying a vicodin one before they get pulled.

390 days ago
28.

Brian    

Why would anyone waste even one cent on those shirts? Dumb.

390 days ago
29.

Toilethead    

Why would anybody wear that garbage?

390 days ago
30.

Tiggy    

Stupid stupid stupid. Now it's going to be funny to which dummies actually buy and wear these idiotic shirts. I mean really....designer suxs. What happened to good ole surf shirts..OP, etc.

390 days ago
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