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Chick-fil-A Inc.

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    September 8, 2014

    Chick-fil-A Founder S. Truett Cathy is Dead at 93

    S. Truett Cathy, the controversial founder of Chik-fil-A has died. According to a statement issued by the chicken sandwich-chain, Cathy died at 1:35 a.m. Monday, "peacefully at home, surrounded by loved ones". He was 93. See also: Chick-fil-A President's Antigay Comments Spark Social-Media Frenzy ... More >>

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    December 30, 2013

    Chick-Phil-A Day in Support of Duck Dynasty's Phil Robertson is Real

    Dear lawd, please make it stop! By now, everyone's familiar with the racist and homophobic remarks by Duck Dynasty's Phil Robertson in a recent GQ interview and the subsequent backlash by civil rights organizations. On December 18, A&E Networks suspended the 67-year old duck decoy mogul for his w ... More >>

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    October 9, 2013

    Study Finds Road Warriors Go to Starbucks and Subway... a Lot

    You can spot them a mile away. Bleary-eyed people in suits pulling wheelie bags like pet poodles while they stand in line at the nearest Starbucks. They're the sales professionals and marketing reps who spend most of their lives on the road, endlessly traveling from meeting to pitch. And, like most ... More >>

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    July 12, 2013

    Chick-fil-A Cow Appreciation Day Is Today: Dress Like a Cow, Get Free Food

    Today, July 12, is Cow Appreciation Day. That means that when you show up at a Chick-fil-A dressed like a cow (or even partially like a cow), you'll get free food. Here's the deal: Show up wearing a full (head-to-hoof) cow outfit and get a free meal. Wear a partial cow costume and receive a free en ... More >>

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    May 16, 2013

    Acting President of FAU Pushed Chick-fil-A Stadium Naming Deal, Former A.D. Says

    "Can't anybody here play this game?" -- Baseball manager Casey Stengel, about the 1962 New York Mets, whose 120 losses are the most by any MLB team in one season in the 20th century. See also: - Chick-fil-A Stadium: FAU Considered Homophobic Firm Hapless Florida Atlantic University president Mary ... More >>

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    May 2, 2013
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    May 1, 2013

    Sunfest 2013: What to Eat, From Gator Bites to Vegan Fare

    Today begins SunFest 2013, West Palm Beach's five-day waterfront music and arts festival that manages to wrangle in some exceptional national and local musical talent -- and lots of food -- to the city's downtown area. The event has been known to attract upwards of 165,000 visitors each year, and wi ... More >>

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    April 22, 2013

    Chick-fil-A Stadium: FAU Considered Homophobic Firm

    There's the sublime. There's the ridiculous. And there's the sublimely ridiculous. If former FAU Athletics Director Craig Angelos is to believed, the last of those three is the realm inhabited by the school's leadership, as far as PR savvy. The school's tone-deaf ways have been infamous from coast ... More >>

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    March 7, 2013

    Cows Get Down to the Harlem Shake at Chick-fil-A Pompano Beach

    We only knew it was a matter of time before bovines started shaking their tails to the "Harlem Shake."This, friends, is what happens when the liberal agenda takes over good faith-based fast food restaurants. First, Chick-fil-A CEO Dan Cathy makes friends with Shane Windmeyer, executive director of ... More >>

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    November 1, 2012
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    September 4, 2012

    West Palm Activists: Suspect Voter Fraud? Shoot On Sight.

    Fed-up with rampant voter fraud and not gonna take it any more? Tired of liberal activist judges playing footsie with the likes of ACORN and making a mockery of democracy? Here's a novel solution: "If you are a legal gun owner in the state of Florida and you suspect someone on Election Day is commi ... More >>

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    August 23, 2012
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    August 16, 2012
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    August 9, 2012

    Karen Harrington Paying Shark Tank Blogger Javier Manjarres for Ads

    See also: Wasserman Schultz Opponent Ozzie DeFaria Responds to Assault Allegations by Blaming Blogger, Primary OpponentBack in June, we told you about an investigation by popular conservative blogger Javier Manjarres into the arrest records of Republican congressional candidate Ozzie deFaria -- ther ... More >>

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    August 3, 2012

    Prejudice for Dummies: A Translation of South Florida Chick-fil-A Supporters' Claims

    A confession: On Wednesday, some New Times folk wanted to eat Chick-fil-A. Music Editor Liz Tracy and video guy Jake Katel stopped by a store in Pembroke Pines and discovered the hullaballoo around "Chick-fil-A Appreciation Day," in defense of Chick-fil-A President Dan Cathy's statement that America ... More >>

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    August 2, 2012

    National Same-Sex Kiss Day at Your Local Chick-fil-A

    See also:Chick-fil-A Appreciation Day: Celebs Weigh InLocal Woman to Chick-fil-A: ApologizeBy now, it's no secret that Chick-fil-A and the LGBT community are having trouble in their relationship. While Chick-fil-A has never hidden the fact that it's a company with deep Christian ties, things have co ... More >>

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    August 1, 2012

    Chick-fil-A Appreciation Day: Celebs Weigh In

    Mike Huckabee has called for fans of "free speech" to celebrate today, August 1, as Chick-fil-A Appreciation Day. As the Fox News pundit, Southern Baptist minister, and politician said on his website and Facebook page: "Let's affirm a business that operates on Christian principles and whose executiv ... More >>

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    July 31, 2012

    Local Woman to Chick-Fil-A: Apologize

    Chick-fil-A, the company best known for fried chicken sandwiches, petitioning cows, and Christian values has been in the news lately. First, Dan Cathy, the son of S. Truett Cathy (who founded the company), was quoted as saying, "We are very much supportive of the family -- the biblical definition of ... More >>

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    July 30, 2012

    Terry Jones Supporting Chick-Fil-A in This Time of Crisis

    Good news, Chick-Fil-A: Your attempts to rebuild public opinion of your company and its gay-hating president has another supporter: In addition to failed governor and vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin and failed senator and presidential candidate Rick Santorum, both paragons of tolerance thems ... More >>

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    July 19, 2012

    Chik-fil-A President's Antigay Comments Spark Social-Media Frenzy

    Sunday is a very emotional day for me. I feel guilty if I've skipped church, angry that I can't buy beer before noon, and envious when I have to wait in an endless line for brunch, watching everyone else enjoying their eggs Benedict. Inevitably, I cruise around looking for something else to eat and ... More >>

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    July 13, 2012

    Cow Appreciation Day at Chick-Fil-A: Cows Eat Free

    Cows. Sweet innocent spotted creatures happily grazing in a green meadow....plotting on ways to screw over their fellow farm creatures in a desperate measure to gain a foothold in the food chain.We never thought cows were so cunning...so devious....so willing to serve up a chicken (literally and fig ... More >>

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    June 5, 2012

    Chick-fil-A Grand Opening Free Food Promotion: Worth The Wait?

    The Chick-fil-A frenzy is growing. This fast food restaurant that features cows who spell phonetically, is opening their first free-standing Pembroke Pines location at 12203 Pines Boulevard on Thursday, June 7.To mark the occasion, Chick-fil-A is giving away a free year's supply of Chick-fil-A to th ... More >>

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    April 19, 2012

    Confessions of a Meat-Eating Vegetarian

    I recently accepted an offer to judge a burger competition, as I do from time to time.  Recently, our food critic Melissa McCart asked me a question about the deep, dark secret I usually keep from Clean Plate Charlie readers, "you're a vegetarian. How are you going to judge burgers?"Allow me to ... More >>

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    April 10, 2012

    In Lake Worth, Free Chick-Fil-A (Even If You're Gay: Video)

    The newest Chick-Fil-A opens in Lake Worth on April 12 at 6275 Lantana Road, one of 92 the company will open in 2012. To kick off the new location, the chain will sponsor its "First 100" campaign, for which the first 100 people in line score a year's worth of free Chick-Fil-A in the form of 52 ... More >>

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    February 22, 2012

    South Florida's Best French Fries

    ​No straight man to its burger pair, French fries have become the main contender in a variety of scenarios. Whether it's the renaissance of moules frites, the revival of house-made dipping condiments, the import of poutine, the embrace of artery-clogging chili-cheese fries, or the use of fries as ... More >>

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    February 13, 2012

    A Valentine For Chick-Fil-A (And A Taste-Off)

    Tim Hawkins might love Chick-fil-A as much as he loves Jesus. By the way, this is one of two songs about Chick-fil-A from Christian singers. I'd never had Chick-fil-A sandwich until four years ago.  It was while getting a pedicure in a Richmond mall, where I'll be should I ever need to go in th ... More >>

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    December 26, 2011

    Chick-fil-A Calendar: Free Stuff and Great Cows In History (Pictures)

    ​Chick-fil-A's 2012 calendar is a moo-ving tribute to both bargains and great cows in history.We love the fact that Chick-fil-A hires bovine marketing and advertising reps. Sure, in a zeal to save their species from the plight of being killed and consumed they offer up their feathered barnyard bre ... More >>

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    June 22, 2011

    Chick-fil-A Opens in Davie: 100 Will Eat Free for a Year

    Chick-fil-A encourages you to eat more chicken... and camp out in the parking lot.​Chick-fil-A is much more than a sandwich. It's an obsession. Especially when a new Chick-fil-A opens, bringing with it the promise of free food for a year. Chick-fil-A opens Thursday, June 23, at 15990 SW 41 ... More >>

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    March 4, 2011

    Chick-fil-A Giving Away Free Fries Today

    Free Fries! Stoners and College Students are weeping for joy. ​We know how much you love Chick-fil-A. It's got an almost-cultish following. But did you ever stop to think if Chick-fil-A loves you back? The answer is a resounding yes!  Chick-fil-A is showing the love,beca ... More >>

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    January 19, 2011

    Get Food Freebies on Your Birthday

    Flickr: Eliza​It's a hard fact to face: Birthdays mean you're getting older. Today, for example, I have reached the quarter-century mark. Am I upset about it? Hardly. Mostly due to the copious amounts of free food I will be consuming throughout the day. Restaurants local and nationwide award birt ... More >>

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    January 10, 2011

    Chick-fil-A's Spicy Chicken Biscuit Debuts Today

    ​It's quite a simple concept, really. Take a spicy chicken sandwich, substitute a biscuit for the bun, and serve it for breakfast. While the pig is normally the morning meat, Chick-fil-A's genius idea to wake up to chicken is incentive enough to go back to nourishing my body for the most importan ... More >>

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    December 31, 2010

    Get a Free Spicy Chicken Biscuit from Chick-fil-A

    ​Bringing in the New Year mainly consists of copious amounts of alcohol, mass texting, and food. Lots and lots of food. To celebrate the New Year, Chick-fil-A is giving out their new spicy chicken biscuit a week before they are officially on the menu. Visitors get to taste the new breakfast sandw ... More >>

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    September 13, 2010

    Five Gluten-Free Fast Food Options

    Flickr: dannyrayv​Fast food restaurants still haven't caught on to offering gluten-free options.  P.F. Chang's can coat their lemon chicken in a GF breading, but McDonald's still smothers their nuggets in wheat.That poses a problems to celiacs on the run. But never fear! You may not have a wi ... More >>

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    January 7, 2010

    2009 Restaurant Roll Call - Openings

    ​We all know 2009 was sort of a strange year for restaurants. On one hand, there were dozens of significant openings, places that really added to our overall scene. On the other, there was more attrition than a super-long game of Risk. Here's a comprehensive run down, from A to Z of what opened in ... More >>

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    December 10, 2009

    Would You Kill Someone For a Chicken Sandwich?

    Michael J. MooneyHe's not dead, just dead tired.​ At noon on Tuesday, there was one man waiting, seated quietly on the curb outside the new Chick-Fil-A on US-1 in Pompano Beach. By 3:30 a.m. on Wednesday there were already 20 more people. By 6:00 a.m. there were nearly 200 people waiting in line j ... More >>

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    December 4, 2009

    Chick-Fil-A Stampede in Pompano?

    Photobucket​When the scent of free food wafts through the air, people tend to get violent. But Chick-Fil-A insists that everything will be calm for next week's grand opening of its Pompano Beach store. The chain has promised to award a year's worth of once-per-week meals to the first 1 ... More >>

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    January 6, 2009

    Fill Up on Free Fil-A

    Mmm... waffle fries! And chicken sandwiches with pickles! This Thursday, a new Chick-Fil-A is opening in Lauderhill (8190 W. Commercial Blvd.), and the company is passing out coupons for free meals to the first 100 adult customers in line at 6 a.m. At first, we thought this was just a cheap publicit ... More >>

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    October 17, 2008
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    January 1, 2004

    They're Off!

    The races return to Gulfstream

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    January 18, 2001

    Bandwidth

    Next thing you know, those meddling kids will be eating ice cream in the streets!

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