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No Tolerance for Chick-fil-A -- Tea Party Critic Morgan Freeman Gets a Pass

rickmcq Wrote: Aug 02, 2012 7:46 AM
Thank you, Mr. Elder, for another smart column that tells it the way it really is. By the way, I stood in line yesterday for 45 minutes to buy take out Chick-fil-A for my office staff. Solidarity never tasted so good!

Chick-fil-A President and COO Dan Cathy faces a consumer protest for expressing his opposition to same-sex marriage. Fair enough. Offended, the Democratic mayors of Boston, Chicago and San Francisco threatened to prevent the Georgia-based fast-food company from operating in their cities!

Whether for or against same-sex marriage, what part of the First Amendment do these radical mayors not understand? The First Amendment is about preventing government from infringing on political speech. This is a clear-cut case of suppression and punishment of Cathy's right of free speech.

In an interview picked up by the Baptist Press, Cathy told the...