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 Chick-fil-A 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.

Katrina August 04, 2012 at 12:12 AM
I think Chik fil -a did a good job standing up for what s right. "Be ye therfore doers of the Word and not hearer's only"
Janis C Sheridan August 04, 2012 at 12:18 AM
Dear Collegeville Mom...you are insisting on saying this is about the belief or non belief in gay marriage. It is about the freedom to believe it or not to believe it. I do and have always had gay friends and would be disappointed if they did not see the difference. And yes, they do know how I feel. We can agree to disagree simply because I don't believe in it, does not mean I do not respect them. We just have a difference of opinion. If you had a health store business and I knew you were gay, would I have the right to call all my heterosexual friends and force your store to close. I would have the right, but it would not have crossed my mind for a nanosecond to do so. Still don't get it???
Katrina August 04, 2012 at 12:23 AM
Jesus said we as christians are to be the salt of the earth and not go where ever the crowd takes us. Be a God pleaser and not a man pleaser
Janis C Sheridan August 04, 2012 at 12:31 AM
LOL...I wish I said that, Jeanne.
Janis C Sheridan August 04, 2012 at 01:02 AM
The fact that CFA has never been open on Sunday because the "family owned business" believes people should be free to worship if they choose, has never been a secret. Mr. Cathy does not discriminate in hiring nor serving anyone on any basis. I took my mother to Olive Garden quite a few years ago and there were two waiters setting the same table, rubbing butts and practically falling all over each other. Mom leaned over and said, "They must be gay." I just laughed and said, "You think?" It never entered my mind to complain to anyone, or to not return to Olive Garden. My only thought was that the over zealous PDA in front of customers is distasteful for ANY couple. I have a feeling that CFA's investors will be fine.


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