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Thought you knew Chick-fil-a?

Where’s the beef? What the Chick-fil-A boss really said
July 20, 2012 by Terry Mattingly

So, did you hear about that wild quote that the president of Chick-fil-A didn’t say the other day?

Did you ever find a copy of Dan Cathy’s actual comments?

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Press suckered by Chick-fil-A fairytale
Mainstream media trumpet nonstory cooked up by ‘gay’ advocates
September 20, 2012 by Dave Tombers

Mainstream media organizations have headlined over the last two days Chick-fil-A’s “change” they claim means the company suddenly is promising not to discriminate against homosexuals – and that it would stop giving money to those organizations that promote traditional marriage.

“Chick-fil-A says it will stop funding antigay groups” proclaimed the Detroit Free Press.

But it appears the facts are that the company’s anti-discrimination policy remains just as it was months ago – before the controversy over owner Dan Cathy’s Christian beliefs erupted – and its donations appear to have had no new directive applied.

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LATimes on Chick-fil-A: Where’s the journalism?
September 20, 2012 by Terry Mattingly

A long, long, time ago — almost a decade, in fact — there was a Los Angeles Times editor who wrote a letter to his section editors in which he defended solid, old-fashioned American journalism. You know, the kind that strives to accurately quote informed voices on both sides of controversial issues, perhaps even in a way that promotes informed, balanced, constructive debate and civic life.

The editor’s name was John Carroll.

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