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Chick-Fil-A

I recently read an article about Chick-Fil-A's socially conservative reputation, and I thought I'd write out my thoughts.  In the original article the writer makes five points.  Below, I've aligned my paragraphs accordingly.  Enjoy!


While I think that any business should be evaluated against their contribution to the community in addition to their products, these points sound a bit shrill.

Before I share my thoughts on the writer's points, I'll disclaim that my wife is a stay-at-home mom, and we will sacrifice to the bone to keep it that way.  We eat dinner with our kids every night.  We believe our kids need Mom and Dad there as often as possible, and that children are entitled to a mom and a dad.  http://www.lds.org/family/proclamation/  We believe that practicing homosexuality is a sin and that condoning said sin individually or collectively will not result in a social good.  We don't pretend that homosexuality is something that can be prayed away, but we be…