Tag Archive: Dan Cathy

Report From the Front: A Visit to Chick-Fil-A


I had never been to a Chick-fil-A fast-food outlet before, had scarcely even noticed them, but today, on the third day of Chick-fil-A Appreciation Week, I decided to go have lunch at the one in the local mall. I was ¬†inspired at least partly by the announcement that gay groups intended to demonstrate at Chick-fil-A…

Was Obama’s ‘Evolution’ on Gay Marriage a License to Bigot-Bait?


It had long been known that Dan Cathy, president of the restaurant chain Chick-Fil-A, was a supporter of traditional marriage and ran his company along socially conservative principals. Thus, it’s kind of odd that it suddenly became a huge news story when he merely affirmed those long-held beliefs in an interview earlier this month. Yet,…