| Oct 8, 2013
| 8:44 AM
Howard Schultz, the chairman and chief executive of Starbucks, has jumped into the shutdown/debt limit mess with an open letter to his fellow business leaders urging them to pressure politicians to end the "current stalemate" in Washington.
| Dec 19, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Faith Driven Consumer, an organization with a goal of connecting Christian consumers with "faith-compatible" companies, has launched a petition drive calling for A&E to reinstate Phil Robertson after he was suspended from "Duck Dynasty" on Wednesday for...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 9:11 AM
Some "Duck Dynasty" fans have taken to Facebook to create "Chick-Phil-A Day" to support the controversial star Phil Robertson. The page already has more 20,000 likes and has been featured on the conservative website The Blaze. According to the Facebook...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 11:56 AM
I'm as surprised as anyone to hear that the ratings for the "Duck Dynasty" fifth season premiere were down about 27% from the fourth-season opener last summer. I would have thought that the publicity bonanza reaped from duck patriarch Phil Robertson's...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 6:56 AM
The Gloucester Chick-fil-A received the highest rating by its customers for 2013, the second year in a row the eatery has garnered the national restaurant chain's honor.
The Gloucester restaurant topped the 1,700 other Chick-fil-A restaurants to receive...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
We are gathered here today to discuss two recent controversies about same-sex marriage. One comes from the world of pigskin, the other from the world of chicken fat.
You are surely familiar with the latter. It unfolded a few weeks ago over comments by...
| Oct 6, 2013
Just as I was thinking about getting a great, thick, juicy burger — but one without any condiments that mock the sacred Christian sacrament of Holy Communion — a truly weird thing happened:
A fried chicken sandwich came to mind.
| Jun 27, 2013
| 2:38 PM
Chick-fil-A President Dan T. Cathy didn't waste any time before taking to Twitter to express his opinion on the recent Supreme Court ruling on DOMA, calling it a "sad day."
At 11:22 a.m. Wednesday morning, Cathy tweeted, "Sad day for our nation;...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 9:23 AM
When Democrats and Republicans do reach across the aisle, chances are they’re not chatting about their favorite brands.
The blue party is big on Google, Amazon.com and PBS, while their red rivals are all about the Fox News Channel, Chick-fil-A...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 8:41 AM
It’s never just a simple bear hug when President Obama is involved.
For Florida pizza parlor owner Scott Van Duzer, lifting the president off the floor this weekend has wrought an onslaught of impassioned political commentary from customers on...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 10:27 AM
Chick-fil-A, the chicken chain that stoked controversy over same-sex marriage last summer, seems to have stopped donating to groups that "actively engage in a political or social agenda to harm LGBT people and their families," according to one gay-...