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Chick-Fil-A Opening a Billings Montana Location For One Day! Saturday, September 8, 2012


[TWG: I’m glad to see them making an appearance here in Montana.  Many of us here wanted to show our appreciation for the statements made by the Chick-Fil-A’s COO Dan Cathy and now we’ll be given an opportunity to do so.  BRAVO!] 

 

Calling it an opportunity to support traditional family values the Montana Family Foundation will open a Chick-fil-A drive through in Billings for one day in September. The chicken will be available for one day only in Billings’ west end on Saturday, September 8th from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. This one-day drive-thru event is called Chick-fil-A Appreciation Day 2.0. For a suggested donation of $20 per person the public is invited to attend this fund-raising event where hot Chick-fil-A chicken, coleslaw and chocolate chip cookies will be available to the first 1000 people.

The restaurant chain became the focus of support and condemnation this summer when Chick-fil-A COO Dan Cathy made several public statements supporting what he believes to be “the traditional family,” saying about same-sex marriage that those who “have the audacity to define what marriage is about” were “inviting God’s judgment on our nation”. Cathy’s statements were met by students at several colleges and universities who worked to ban or remove the company’s restaurants from their campuses. Several politicians expressed disapproval. Cathy had plenty of support as well. Former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee initiated a Chick-fil-A Appreciation Day movement to counter a boycott of Chick-fil-A launched by same-sex marriage activists. More than 600,000 people RSVPed on Facebook for Huckabee’s appreciation event.

On August 1, Chick-fil-A restaurants experienced a large show of public support across the nation with the company reporting record-breaking sales.

The Billings event will be held at 328 S. Shiloh Road.

Jeff Laszloffy, President/CEO of the Montana Family Foundation said, “A majority of the citizens of Montana share the same conservative values as Dan Cathy and solidified them as the law in 2004 when Montana voted to amend its Constitution to define marriage as being exclusively between one man and one woman in this state.”
“Since Chick-fil-A doesn’t yet have locations in our state most Montanan’s were unable to participate in the national event in August. So we created Chick-fil-A Appreciation Day 2.0 on Saturday, September 8th from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. and invite the Treasure State to join the celebration and help support the Montana Family Foundation’s efforts.”

 

Source: http://www.kbzk.com/news/chick-fil-a-opens-in-billings-for-one-day/

  1. Richard Barry
    September 3, 2012 at 07:22

    Pitbull, I was visiting a friend in Boseman a year ago, your so lucky to live in montana. Beautiful country, nice people. I live in the belly of the liberal beast, fag country, S.F bay area. We need more CHICK’S Here.

    • September 3, 2012 at 07:40

      Ah, yes. I lived in the bay area during the ’80’s, and in Seattle most of my life. Both are commie infested and what I would call “The belly of the beast”. After careful consideration, Montana made the cut and I moved here about four years ago. I’m so much better off here. It’s a beautiful place, but I sure do miss the moisture in the air, the trees and fresh SEAFOOD! I don’t want to be surrounded by those evil beasts when things hit the proverbial fan here in America. I want to be around people who actually care about this once great nation, and who will fight to protect Her. People who know how to feed themselves and people who know why our Second Amendment was written

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