Chick-Fil-A draws crowd on Appreciation Day
The Chick-Fil-A in front of the Greenwood Meijer store has been drawing crowds all day. This morning the cars were parking lot was nearly filled and there was a constant stream of cars in the drive-thru lane. The cause for the surge in business is “Chick-Fil-A Appreciation Day,” a concept promoted by former presidential candidate Mike Huckabee.
Interest in Chick-Fil-A picked up a few weeks ago when the owner expressed his personal belief that marriage was between a man and a woman. It picked up steam as mayors across the county suggested that the chicken sandwich chain is not welcome in their cities. It is now a nation story. Here is what Fox News is reporting. [Link]
These are the lines before lunch time this morning.
Kevin is one of the customers who make a special effort to visit
Chick-Fil-A today in support of free speech.