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  • This Is Why You Didnít Hear What Chick-fil-A Did in Orlando After the Mass Shooting

    06/21/2016 8:59:52 AM PDT · by Taxman · 15 replies
    Constitution.com ^ | 6/20/16 | Philip Hodges
    This Is Why You Didnít Hear What Chick-fil-A Did in Orlando After the Mass Shooting Right after the mass shooting at an Orlando nightclub, there was an outpouring of support from people and businesses in the area and around the country. People came to give blood to victims, and restaurants gave food. One particular business in the food industry Ė Chick-fil-A Ė gave away free iced tea and chicken sandwiches to those helping out victims. And they even opened on Sunday to do it. A Chick-fil-A spokesman told the Huffington Post: ďWhile we have a corporate policy that firmly states...
  • What Chick-fil-A did after Orlando massacre should be flooding the news, but we know why itís not

    06/14/2016 6:20:29 AM PDT · by Texas Fossil · 57 replies
    BizPac Review ^ | June 14, 2016 | Michael Dorstewitz
    The left-leaning news media are always Johnny-on-the-Spot to criticize Chick-fil-A because its owners happen to be pro-traditional marriage. But when it opens its heart (and its doors) in the wake of a national tragedy, they suddenly put their blinders on. On Sunday, following the bloody massacre at an Orlando nightclub that caters to gays, several nearby locations of the restaurant chain opened its doors to deliver sandwiches and drinks to police and EMTs at the crime scene, and to those donating blood. In case you think Chick-fil-A was profiting from a tragedy, think again. They accepted no payment for their...
  • Chick-fil-A Dominates in NYC Despite de Blasio's Call for a Boycott

    05/12/2016 12:16:20 PM PDT · by Kaslin · 84 replies
    PJ Media ^ | May 12, 2016 | Debra Heine
    Mayor Bill de Blasio called for a city-wide boycott of Chick-fil-A last week, and it appears the people of New York have answered that call. The answer is a resounding "no." Both midtown Manhattan locations are reportedly raking it in, with long lunchtime lines that often stretch around the block. Chick-fil-A boycott in New York not getting much traction ... https://t.co/KkYczjfXQf @ChickfilA @toddstarnes pic.twitter.com/Fs0Ogxq01Ló Joni Hannigan (@JoniHannigan) May 5, 2016Last week, Mayor de Blasio-- who is currently fending off several state and federal ethics probes -- urged New Yorkers to avoid eating at the politically incorrect eating establishment. "What the...
  • Chick-Fil-A Thrives in NYC Despite Mayor DeBlasio's Intolerance

    05/10/2016 12:43:46 PM PDT · by SamAdams76 · 48 replies
    A few days ago, the Chick-Fil-A restaurant chain came under attack from the hateful and intolerant mayor of the city - Bill DeBlasio. The fact that this chain was founded by and is operated by church-going people who have strong family values and who actually close their restaurants on Sundays evidently irks the mayor to the point that he has made it clear that this restaurant chain is not welcome in "his" city. Evidently it rubs the mayor the wrong way that some executives in this company espouse political and social opinions that are not lock-step with his own views....
  • Franklin Graham Blasts NYC Mayor de Blasio's Chick-fil-A Boycott Call as Intolerant Bullying

    05/08/2016 5:58:06 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 37 replies
    Christian Post ^ | 05/08/2016 | Anugrah Kumar
    The Rev. Franklin Graham has strongly condemned Mayor Bill de Blasio's call for a boycott of popular fast-food chain Chick-fil-A, which is opening a new location in the New York City borough of Queens, just because its Christian owners believe in the biblical definition of marriage. "Can you imagine a city where a popular, successful business is singled out and attacked by the mayor who calls for a boycott ó all because the business owners let it be known that they operate by Christian principles and believe in God's definition of marriage?" Graham, the president of Samaritan's Purse and Billy...
  • Don't Go to Chick-Fil-A, Mayor De Blasio Tells New Yorkers

    05/05/2016 11:03:28 AM PDT · by Impala64ssa · 80 replies
    Fox News ^ | 5/5/16
    New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and other city officials are urging New Yorkers not to eat at Chick fil-A. The popular chicken restaurant is planning to open up a new location in Queens, its fourth to open in New York City. But the liberal mayor argued that the owners of Chick fil-A support groups that promote "hate" against gays. "Chick-fil-A is anti-LGBT," he said in a statement, according to the website DNAInfo. "This group imparts a strong anti-LGBT message by forcing their employees and volunteers to adhere to a policy that prohibits same-sex love. It is outrageous that...
  • Chick-fil-A and The Great Chicken Controversy

    05/05/2016 8:19:55 AM PDT · by NOBO2012 · 15 replies
    Michelle Obama's Mirror ^ | 5-5-2016 | MOTUS
    † Q.† Which came first, the chicken or the egg?†††††††††††††††††††††††† A.† Does it really matter if you believe believe in gay marriage? The outpost of left wing totalitarianism raised itís [trigger warning] ugly little head again in NYC. Mayor de Blasio joined Councilman Danny Dromm from Queens in calling for a boycott of Chick-fil-A restaurants in the city. As a rationale Domm issued the following statement: ďChick-fil-A is anti-LGBT.Ē This group imparts a strong anti-LGBT message by forcing their employees and volunteers to adhere to a policy that prohibits same-sex love,Ē he said. ďIt is outrageous that Chick-fil-A is quietly...
  • Nice! Look how Chick-Fil-A is HONORING Justice Scalia

    02/15/2016 5:14:32 PM PST · by SoFloFreeper · 53 replies
    Allen B West.com ^ | 2/15/16 | Michelle Jesse
    ....Reports are coming in that American flags are flying half-mast at all of Chick-fil-A franchise locations across the country.......an associate director of a Chick-fil-A location...confirmed that the flag was flying half-mast to honor Scalia.
  • Chick-fil-A restaurant honors veterans with ‚ÄėMissing Man Table‚Äô

    11/11/2015 5:46:14 AM PST · by cincinnati65 · 37 replies
    wtvr.com ^ | 11/11/15 | Tribune Media Wire
    A Chick-fil-A restaurant in Georgia is honoring veterans and active-duty service members with a ‚ÄúMissing Man Table.‚ÄĚStore manager Alex Korchan told WSB-TV the table features a folded American flag, a place setting for the veteran, and a letter titled ‚ÄúMissing Man Table.‚ÄĚ The letter is similar to notes left on other ‚ÄúMissing Man‚ÄĚ tables.
  • Chick-fil-A Arrives in New York, Gays, Animal-Rights Nuts Hardest Hit

    10/05/2015 7:42:38 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 22 replies
    PJ Media ^ | 10/05/2015 | Michael Walsh
    Can you imagine this happening even ten years ago? This is the pace of ‚Äúsocial change‚ÄĚ in the seventh year of the reign of the Emperor Hussein: A highly adored and highly controversial fast food chain satisfied cravings and ruffled a few feathers Saturday with the grand opening of its first official Manhattan outpost. Chick-Fil-A, the massively popular Southern staple owned by a conservative Christian family known for their anti-gay marriage views, hatched a 5,000-square-foot store in Herald Square to mixed reviews from fervent devotees and activists.¬ďThis is the best chicken in the world, in my opinion.¬Ē said Dana...
  • Chick-fil-A Madness Comes To Manhattan

    10/03/2015 6:36:20 AM PDT · by markomalley · 72 replies
    Right Scoop ^ | 10/3/15 | Caleb Howe
    The great and terrible Chick-fil-A has come to Babylon. Iím pretty sure thatís a quote from Ghostbusters, right before the ďdogs and cats living togetherĒ bit. Yes, the mighty and controversial, but undisputed King of chicken has come at last to New York City, and despite any past enmity, the city is thrilled and the residents are lined up for blocks to get the precious. Being from the south, Chick-fil-A has long been a passion of mine. If youíre wondering, I order the classic as is. I put a little mayo and mustard on it. I escape to euphoria. And...
  • Would you support a Chick-fil-a moving into Hyannis? (Needs Freeping)

    09/20/2015 6:20:29 AM PDT · by CreviceTool · 67 replies
    CapeCod.com ^ | September 20, 2015 | Staff
    Fast food restaurant chain Chick-fil-A has moved another step closer to opening a location on Cape Cod. Would you support a Chick-fil-a moving into Hyannis? _Yes, it would help the local economy __Yes, I like their food __No, I would not support them
  • Chick-fil-A's stance against gay marriage may not fly at Denver International Airport

    08/27/2015 11:03:54 AM PDT · by don-o · 45 replies
    thedenverchannel ^ | August 20, 2015
    The Denver City Council has stalled a deal to renew the lease of a Chick-fil-A restaurant at Denver International Airport, citing the company's reputation as an opponent of same-sex marriage. The Business Development Committee on Tuesday stalled the seven-year deal with a new franchise of the popular chicken chain for two weeks. "I think the airport also has a question about our reputation," said Robin Kniech, a Denver City Council Member, during Tuesday's meeting. "It has been the corporate philosophy [of Chik-fil-A] to use the dollars they earn to fund discriminatory lawsuits and to fund discriminatory political rhetoric. So that's...
  • Denver Stalls Chick-fil-A Lease Due to Its Stand on Same-Sex Marriage

    08/24/2015 1:59:33 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 43 replies
    Christian Post ^ | 08/24/2015 | Anugrah Kumar
    Several members of the Denver City Council have stalled a lease for a Chick-fil-A restaurant at the city's international airport due to the fast-food chain's opposition to same-sex marriage. The Denver City Council's Business Development Committee has paused the seven-year deal for two weeks, according to The Denver Post, which said none of the 10 members who attended this week's meeting rose to defend Chick-fil-A. If the committee, which is scheduled to meet again on Sept. 1, chooses to reject the lease, any member can introduce it in the full council. Robin Kniech, the council's first openly gay member, was...
  • Chick-fil-A location at DIA paused after Denver Council cites chain's LGBT stances

    08/19/2015 7:49:20 PM PDT · by markomalley · 36 replies
    Denver Post | 8/19/15 | Jon Murray
    Link only due to copyright trolls...link to article is here.
  • Jeannette Cathy, wife of Chick-fil-A founder, dead at 92

    07/23/2015 5:33:40 PM PDT · by Olog-hai · 9 replies
    Associated Press ^ | Jul 23, 2015 2:42 PM EDT
    Chick-fil-A officials say Jeannette McNeil Cathy, the wife of the restaurant chain's late founder, Truett Cathy, has died at age 92. Officials said in a release that Cathy was surrounded by family when she died Wednesday night at Piedmont Atlanta Hospital. Officials say Jeannette Cathy attended New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary and married Truett Cathy in 1948. The two met when she was 8 years old. Ö
  • America's favorite fast food chain is Chick-fil-

    07/05/2015 4:13:26 PM PDT · by vis a vis · 52 replies
    Dailymail ^ | 05 jul 15 | Dailymail.com Reporter
    Full title--- America's favorite fast food chain is Chick-fil-a while McDonald's is at the bottom of the heap in new survey The annual American Consumer Satisfaction index polled 70,000 people for their opinions on various consumer offerings, including fast food. In its first year on the index, the Southern-born, Christian-run sandwich chain debuted at the top.
  • Ex-CFO Who Slammed Chick-fil-A Lives on Food Stamps (Does Chik-fil-A Accept foodstamps?)

    03/29/2015 3:15:13 PM PDT · by raybbr · 69 replies
    Newser.com ^ | 3/28/2015 | Neal Colgras
    Things haven't gone too well for the former CFO who criticized Chick-fil-A in a video he posted on YouTube. Unable to find lasting work, 37-year-old Adam Smith is living on food stamps with his wife and four kids in the RV they call home, he tells ABC News. "I think people are scared," Smith says of potential employers. "I think people are scared that it could happen again." Back in the summer of 2012, as thousands of people were opposing Chick-fil-A's stance on gays, Smith rolled into a Chick-fil-A drive-thru for a free glass of water and slammed the female...
  • Ex-CFO who criticized Chick-fil-A reportedly now on food stamps after outcry

    03/27/2015 3:56:21 PM PDT · by Red in Blue PA · 37 replies
    <p>A CFO who drew widespread condemnation after berating a Chick-fil-A employee in a video that went viral three years ago is out of work and on food stamps, according to a published report.</p> <p>Adam Smith, 37, was the CFO of a medical device manufacturer in Arizona until the summer of 2012, when he started protested Chick-fil-A's stance on gay marriage to an employee at a drive-thru.</p>
  • If Starbucks Can Preach About Race, Can Chick-fil-A, Hobby Lobby Preach About Christian Values?

    03/27/2015 7:54:40 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 33 replies
    Christian Post ^ | 03/27/2015 | Wallace Henley
    The more the general society rejects, spurns, and ignores the biblical pulpit, the greater the preachy culture expands. Starbucks' recent attempt to turn a coffee cup into a communion chalice is an example. The "communion" signified upon the cup was not about humans and God, but about humans "communing" with one another regarding race. The company, a denomination within the religion of Neo-Progressivism, launched its "Race Together" campaign to get us all set right on human relations. The PR didn't work, and so Starbucks had to dismantle the "Race Together" pulpit. However, that won't halt its preachiness. Jim Olson, a...
  • Adam Smith of infamous Chick-Fil-A viral video now homeless

    03/27/2015 9:43:56 AM PDT · by E. Pluribus Unum · 170 replies
    The Washington Times ^ | 03/27/2015 | Douglas Ernst
    Adam Smith, the former medical-device executive whose career was ruined when a video of him berating a Chick-Fil-A employee for the companyís anti-gay stance went viral, said his family is now homeless and living on food stamps.Mr. Smith, 37, who was the CFO of an Arizona-based catheter manufacturer, toldABCís ď20/20Ē he was fired after recording an exchange between himself and a drive-thru cashier in June 2012, as the fast-food chain was embroiled in a national controversy over company President Dan Cathyís public opposition to gay marriage.
  • You wonít Believe what Chick-fil-A Did For A Homeless Man

    01/13/2015 6:25:36 AM PST · by Kaslin · 61 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | January 12, 2015 | Todd Starnes
    Itís been so cold in Birmingham, Alabama that theyíve had stuff shivering they didnít know could shake.It was especially bitter on the afternoon of January 7th and a good many folks had taken a respite from the cold by grabbing lunch at the Chick-fil-A on Highway 280 in Inverness.One of the diners who came in that day was a bit unkempt. He was wearing jeans and a hoodie Ė hardly the kind of clothing for a day like that. Most folks just figured he was a homeless fellow.The man first made eye contact with Mark Meadows, the owner of the...
  • Chick-fil-A Sets the Record Straight

    09/21/2012 5:24:07 AM PDT · by fwdude · 98 replies
    CitizenLink ^ | Sept 20, 2012 | Karla Dial
    In response to media reports that Chick-fil-A has agreed to stop making charitable donations to groups like Focus on the Family, the company today released a statement to set the record straight. Contrary to reports first made by the gay-activist group The Civil Rights Agenda (TCRA) on Tuesday and later picked up by mainstream media outlets, Chick-fil-A and its charitable-giving arm, the WinShape Foundation, did not agree to stop making donations to groups that support the biblical definition of marriage in exchange for being allowed to open a franchise in Chicago. ďFor many months now, Chick-fil-Aís corporate giving has been...
  • Father disowns his gay son in heart-rending letter after he comes out

    08/07/2012 9:29:23 PM PDT · by mlizzy · 73 replies
    DailyMail ^ | 8-7-12 | Daily Mail reporter
    It is probably one of the hardest things a gay man will ever have to do and one has decided to share his heartbreaking experience with the world. 'James', 33, from Pennsylvania, uploaded a letter sent to him by his father five years ago on internet messaging board Reddit, shortly after he worked up the courage to come out to him. James reveals he called his father to tell him the news in August 2007: 'I finally built up the courage to tell my father I was gay.
  • EXCLUSIVE: THEBLAZE INTERVIEWS THE GUY FIRED FOR BERATING A CHICK-FIL-A EMPLOYEE

    08/06/2012 4:51:13 AM PDT · by MuttTheHoople · 42 replies
    The Blaze ^ | August 3, 2012 | Mike Opelka
    Should someone be fired from their job and threatened with violence, torture, even death because they have an opinion different than yours? Of course not. And yet, that is what Adam M. Smith of Arizona says happened to him. Adam Smithís life has been turned upside-down in the 36 hours that followed his posting the video of his protest at Chick-fil-A, which involved letting a young, female employee at the drive-thru know what he thinks about the company. (You can watch the video here.)
  • Chick-Fil-A'd: Bully Fired After Video Goes Viral

    08/02/2012 5:06:51 PM PDT · by Texas Fossil · 160 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 2 Aug 2012, 3:18 PM PDT | Dana Loesch
    Adam Smith, the man who videotaped himself getting free water at a Chick-Fil-A drive-thru just to berate the young woman as been fired. Smith in his video said he was happy to feel "purposeful" in condemning the Chick-Fil-A employee over CEO Dan Cathy's same-sex-marriage remarks. The video went viral and citizen journalists tracked him down online and grabbed copies of his resume. His employer, Vante, released this statement a bit ago: Vante of Tucson, AZ Regrets Actions of Former CFO Employee Has Left the Company TUCSON, AZ--(Marketwire - Aug 2, 2012) - The following is a statement from Vante: Vante...
  • Mainstream Media Blacks Out Chick-fil-A Story?

    08/02/2012 11:12:42 PM PDT · by Doomonyou · 15 replies
    Weekly Standard ^ | 8-2-12 | Mike Warren
    Wednesday was Chick-fil-A Appreciation Day, and Americans flocked to the fast food restaurant in response to criticism of COO Dan Cathy's opposition to same-sex marriage (as well as threats from the mayors of some major cities). The photos of long lines and traffic jams reveal the extent of the restaurant's support--for some it's about traditional values and for others it's about freedom of religious exercise and speech in the face of government intimidation. There are even rumors that Chick-fil-A set a new world record for sales in a single day, though the company has yet to release any sales numbers.
  • Chick-fil-A Appreciation Day, Chicago style: by "George," I think Rahm's wrong!

    08/02/2012 5:26:11 PM PDT · by mlizzy · 3 replies
    Fighting Irish Thomas ^ | 8-2-12 | Tom O'Toole
    Chick-fil-A's values are not Chicago values. They disrespect our fellow neighbors and residents. This would be a bad investment. --Chicago mayor, Rahm Emanuel, speaking on why he is in favor of blocking Chick-fil-A from opening in Chicago Recent comments from those who administer our city seem to assume that city government can decide for everyone what "values" must be held by the citizens of Chicago..being a Chicagoan never [before] included submitting my value system to the government for approval...must those who do not conform [now] move? Is the City Council going to set up a "Council Committee on Un-Chicagoan Activities"...
  • Supporters of Gay Marriage to hold a ďkiss-inĒ at Chick-fil-A tomorrow?

    08/02/2012 9:49:15 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 75 replies
    Hotair ^ | 08/02/2012 | Ed Morrissey
    One day after having the best sales day in its history, Chick-fil-A will have to prepare itself for a counter-protest to yesterday's "appreciation day" by those outraged over threats made by mayors and city council members in Boston, Chicago, San Francisco, and New York (Mayor Michael Bloomberg did not join his colleagues in the other cities). Supporters of same-sex marriage will stage "kiss-ins" at Chick-fil-A locations tomorrow, if a Facebook-organized protest succeeds: Yesterday’s banner turnout at Chick-fil-A restaurants for free speech rights — with thousands of people nationwide and hundreds in the Bay State’s two locations lining up to buy...
  • Intolerant Lefty Harasses Chick-Fil-A Employee

    08/02/2012 8:42:10 AM PDT · by tom h · 53 replies
    Youtube ^ | August 1, 2012 | Adam M Smith
    Watch this short video clip to watch a lefty in action.
  • The Sleeping Giant Awakens and Stands on Line for Chick-fil-A

    08/01/2012 3:51:06 PM PDT · by Kaslin · 39 replies
    Rush Limbaugh.com ^ | August 1, 2012 | Rush Limbaugh
    BEGIN TRANSCRIPT RUSH: Raleigh, North Carolina, this is Jay. Thanks for the call, sir. Great to have you here. CALLER: Thanks for having me on, Rush. RUSH: You bet. CALLER: I just wanted to touch base with you in regards to what I saw. I went to a Chick-fil-A in Raleigh, North Carolina, today. It took me 20 minutes just to even get my order placed. It was packed full of exciting people and a lot of people there just excited to be there. I've been through that Chick-fil-A a lot. I've never seen it so crowded. RUSH: Let me...
  • Powerful NYC pol says she blasted Chick-fil-A as a citizen - but she used official letterhead

    08/01/2012 3:18:18 PM PDT · by neverdem · 75 replies
    FoxNews ^ | August 01, 2012 | Perry Chiaramonte
    A powerful New York politician claims she was just speaking as a private citizen when she tried to run Chick-fil-A out of town, but she used her official letterhead and even invoked her position as City Council speaker to apply pressure on the embattled chicken chain. New York City Council Speaker Christine Quinn, who has mayoral aspirations, sent a letter to New York University president John Sexton on Saturday asking the school to immediately end their contract with the fast food restaurant. The Atlanta-based company's sole New York City outlet is in the school's food court. "I write as the...
  • Chick-fil-A Appreciation Day sees massive turnout

    08/01/2012 1:55:30 PM PDT · by scottjewell · 30 replies
    NBC News 12 VA ^ | Aug 1 2012 | Shawn Maclauchlan
    RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - The lunch-hour rush came in force Wednesday for Chick-fil-A's around central Virginia. Lines of vehicles wrapped around several outlets in Chester, Hanover, Mechanicsville, and many other locations for Chick-fil-A Appreciation Day. The movement started when Chick-fil-A took an anti-gay marriage stance two weeks ago and came under fire from gay rights activist groups.
  • PHOTOS: Chick-Fil-As Across The Country Are Absolutely Jam-Packed

    08/01/2012 2:15:45 PM PDT · by blam · 122 replies
    TBI ^ | 8-1-2012 | Brett LoGiurato and Kim Bhasin
    PHOTOS: Chick-Fil-As Across The Country Are Absolutely Jam-Packed Brett LoGiurato and Kim Bhasin Aug. 1, 2012, 4:06 PM By all early accounts, Gov. Mike Huckabee's "Chick-fil-A Appreciation Day" seems like a wild success. Conservatives are lining up in droves. Former Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum is offering his support and urging supporters to visit a restaurant. One Wendy's franchise owner expressed his support for Chick-fil-A at a North Carolina Wendy's. Chick-fil-A originally incurred a backlash when COO Dan Cathy affirmed in an interview that the company did not support gay marriage. "We are very much supportive of the family ó...
  • CBS News Admits to Not Covering Chick-fil-a Appreciation Day (Atlanta-Video)

    08/01/2012 2:25:50 PM PDT · by Stalwart · 58 replies
    YouTube ^ | Aug 1, 2012 | Jonathan Sampson
    2:17, fun begins at the 50 sec. mark
  • FNC's Shep Smith Slams 'Chick-fil-A Appreciation Day' As 'National Day of Intolerance'

    08/01/2012 3:06:52 PM PDT · by Kaosinla · 131 replies
    Newsbusters ^ | 8/1/12 | Ken Shepherd
    On his way out to commercial break at 3:24 p.m. Eastern, Studio B host Shep Smith noted that August 1 is "National Badminton Day," and quipped "Forget National Day of Intolerance, let's just stay with badminton."
  • Updated: ĎAbsolutely mobbedí - Chick-Fil-A restaurants deluged

    08/01/2012 3:10:41 PM PDT · by NYer · 67 replies
    Life Site News ^ | August 1, 2012 | KATHLEEN GILBERT
    WASHINGTON, August 1, 2012 (LifeSitenews.com) - Countless lunchgoers posted pictures on their Facebook pages and Twitter showing their Chick-Fil-A stores and drive-thrus stuffed to the gills on Chick-Fil-A Appreciation Day, a show of support for CEO Dan Cathy‚Äôs Biblical stance on marriage. Conservative leaders from across America described the chicken-crazed chaos. Jim Sedlak of the American Life League said that ‚Äúour little Chick-Fil-A in Stafford, Virginia was absolutely mobbed at lunch time,‚ÄĚ forcing hungry families to journey over from nearby parking lots. ‚ÄúThey have a very little parking lot, but it was just absolutely mobbed today. It was terrific,‚ÄĚ Sedlak...
  • Overwhelming Support for Chick-fil-A

    08/01/2012 8:23:23 AM PDT · by Oshkalaboomboom · 272 replies
    FreeRepublic ^ | 08/01/2012 | Oshkalaboomboom
    Today is Chick-fil-A Appreciation Day, an event semi-organized by Mike Huckabee in response to the Gay Mafia's attempt to browbeat a private citizen into silence, all because he stood up for something he believed in. Mumbles Menino and Rahmbo can kiss moral America's collective butt if the response in other Chick-fil-A restaurants is even remotely similar to what I saw just a few minutes ago at our local one. The place is being overwhelmed!! I told the manager why we were here and, after thanking us, he said that there was no way he could have prepared for such a...
  • MASSIVE LINES at Chick-fil-A on ďNational Chick-fil-A Appreciation DayĒ

    08/01/2012 12:18:06 PM PDT · by servo1969 · 487 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | 8-1-2012 | Andrea Ryan
    Today is ‚ÄúNational Chick-fil-A Appreciation Day.‚ÄĚAfter intolerant and First Amendment-hating Chicago politicians blocked Chick-fil-A from building a restaurant, former Governor Mike Huckabee announced his support for the restaurant chain and its Constitutional right of free speech. He declared today Chick-fil-A Appreciation Day.Allen sent this picture from west county St. Louis. Allen added: People are standing in line 100+ deep to go inside. The lines go out and around the building. Two lines of drive through cars are around the shopping center.St. Louisans also came out in huge numbers to show their support for the First Amendment. The lot was jam-packed‚Ķ...
  • Post your Chick-Fil-A after action reports HERE!

    08/01/2012 9:32:37 AM PDT · by Yashcheritsiy · 274 replies
    If you're participating in Chick-Fil-A appreciation day, please take a moment to post your experiences today here!
  • Contract FROM America: Giving the People a Voice in Congress

    03/15/2010 1:16:18 AM PDT · by neverdem · 4 replies · 336+ views
    American Thinker ^ | March 14, 2010 | Daniel P. Crandall
    In 1994, Newt Gingrich presented the "Contract with America." It was a "contract" from Republican politicians to voters concerning what legislative action the new majority would take in its first hundred days. In 2010, the People are preparing a "Contract from America," which establishes what the voters expect from their legislative representatives. The "Contract from America" is what the "Contract with America" should have been but wasn't. The "Contract from America" (CFA) is a grassroots, bottom-up document created by hundreds of thousands of people who are part of the Tea Party protests and Glenn Beck's 912 Project. It began in...
  • Feckless Association Rides Again

    01/04/2010 9:00:57 AM PST · by bs9021 · 282+ views
    AIA-FL Blog ^ | January 4, 2009 | Malcolm A. Kline
    Feckless Association Rides Again Malcolm A. Kline, January 4, 2010 The union of college professors in the Golden State that one member dubbed ďThe California Feckless AssociationĒ is working overtime to show how out of touch it is with nation, state and world. ďAt a time when the present California budget crisis causes the California State University system (CSU) to institute steep tuition hikes, drastic restrictions in the number of students admitted, a hiring freeze, and forced non-paid furlough days for faculty and staff (resulting in a forced deduction in pay), is it equitable or honorable to force faculty and...
  • Activists jarred but not beaten by sitter's death

    04/21/2002 8:27:04 PM PDT · by Glutton · 14 replies · 361+ views
    the Register Guard ^ | 21 April 02 | AP
    Activists jarred but not beaten by sitter's death By The Associated Press † Recommend this story to others. † PORTLAND - A week after Beth O'Brien fell 150 feet to her death from a tree-sitting platform, activists protesting a federal timber sale are conflicted. Some said her death - which happened the same week the U.S. Forest Service canceled the controversial Eagle Creek timber sale - makes them more committed than ever to stopping logging on public land. Others voiced anger that protesters must risk their lives to change federal forest policy. And most said cancellation of the timber sale...