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Protesters Organize Chick-fil-A Same Sex Kiss Day for Friday

Mike Huckabee has called Wednesday, Aug. 1 "Chick-fil-A Appreciation Day" and Protesters have have responded with "Chick-fil-A Same Sex Kiss Day" on Friday, Aug. 3.

In response to President Dan Cathy’s statement against same-sex marriage and reaffirming the company’s stance on the traditional family unit, Mike Huckabee on his Facebook page has called for Wednesday, August 1 for be “Chick-fil-A Appreciation Day.”

According to Huffington Post, Huckabee, on his Facebook page said, “The goal is simple: Let's affirm a business that operates on Christian principles and whose executives are willing to take a stand for the Godly values we espouse by simply showing up and eating at Chick-fil-A on Wednesday, August 1.”

On Monday, LGBT Weekly reported that Philadelphia City Councilman James Kenney sent a letter to the company’s president telling him that Chick-fil-A is not welcome in the City of Brotherly Love.

Kenney also vowed in the letter to introduce a resolution at the next City Council meeting that will condemn the company.

Protesters of Chick-fil-A’s stance on same-sex marriage have organized National Same Sex Kiss Day at Chick-fil-A restaurants on Friday, August 3.

According to Eater.com, the protesters want you to show up to your local Chick-fil-A and make out with someone of the same sex, take photos, and post them to the Chick-fil-A Facebook page.

Sandi Wray July 31, 2012 at 07:43 PM
My husband and I ate at Chick-Fil-A on Saturday night in support of the CEO's and company's stand against same sex marriages. We will also be eating one or more meals on Wednesday, August 1st in support of this great company who still holds the Christian values more sacred than social pressure. Praise God! from Mema 41881
bob paskill July 31, 2012 at 08:32 PM
i agree 100% with sandi wray,,,,well put sandi
Jim Roberts July 31, 2012 at 09:22 PM
Are we going to start interviewing the CEO of every company to see what their "views" are? It's ridiculous that those who preach tolerance are the most intolerant of those who disagree with them. Has Chick-FilA denied anyone service for any reason? What in the world are they boycotting?
J August 01, 2012 at 06:23 PM
i hope one day you feel the pain of discrimination for who you are, sandi. love is love. people who love each other should be able to have their relationship legally recognized. don't force your views on others. i am a christian & straight and i believe in EQUALITY. i support gay rights and do not condemn others. and who cares what the CEO personally believes, but people don't want to see their money fueling HATE groups.

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