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Chick-Fil-A, Gay Marriage & Tolerance in America

treed Wrote: Aug 02, 2012 6:46 PM
Just a thought: Why is it o.k. for Starbucks & Ben & Jerrys to hold political views and contribute to various causes as those views dictate, yet when Chick-Fil-A does the same thing it is seen as a "hate crime"? Where in the constitution does it give the government the right to deny free speech based on the political correctness? And the left wonders why people view them as hypocritical thugs.
Shoppin Wrote: Aug 02, 2012 8:21 PM
Both the left and the right practice this same hypocritical behavior. The left is after Chik-Fil-A; the right is currently after Home Depot and JCPenney. It's become normal.
Louie13 Wrote: Aug 02, 2012 8:26 PM
Shoppin, the right is boycotting home Depot and JC Penney, but they are not calling for them to be banned from doing business in the city or state, as the left is doing with Chick-Fil-A.

Much has been said lately regarding the comments made by Chick-fil-A CEO Dan Cathy in regards to gay marriage. In a recent interview, for example, Cathy expressed his personal support for traditional marriage and was suddenly caught in a firestorm of controversy. Chick-Fil-A, a Christian-based company that closes every Sunday so employees and customers alike can attend religious services of their choice, should not surprise many when they take a stand on the side of traditional marriage. Cathy invoked his thoughts regarding marriage with the following: “We are very much supportive of the family—the biblical definition of the family unit. We...