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Which Fast Food Joint Is Fastest?

Which Fast Food Joint Is Fastest?

Mario Tama/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Which fast-food joint is the fastest of them all? Wendy’s takes the crown with an average 129.75 seconds, according to Quick Service Restaurant (QSR) Magazine’s annual Drive-Thru Performance Study of six national fa…

Chick-fil-A CEO Denies Giving "Concessions" to Open Chicago Restaurant

Chick-fil-A CEO Denies Giving "Concessions" to Open Chicago Restaurant

Hemera/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Chick fil-A has “made no … concessions” regarding its support of groups that oppose gay marriage, company CEO Dan Cathy said in a statement that was posted online by Mike Huckabee, denying a statement b…

Chick-fil-A CEO Denies Giving "Concessions" to Open Chicago Restaurant

Chick-fil-A CEO Denies Giving "Concessions" to Open Chicago Restaurant

Hemera/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Chick fil-A has “made no … concessions” regarding its support of groups that oppose gay marriage, company CEO Dan Cathy said in a statement that was posted online by Mike Huckabee, denying a statement b…

Chick-Fil-A Re-Evaluates Funding for Anti-Gay Marriage Groups

Chick-Fil-A Re-Evaluates Funding for Anti-Gay Marriage Groups

Alex Wong/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — A Chicago lawmaker says that Chick-fil-A is re-evaluating the multimillion-dollar donations the company gives to anti-gay marriage activists and other groups with “political agendas,” a month after compan…

Claim: Rep. Allen West’s Chick-fil-A Treat Pecks at Black Caucus

Claim: Rep. Allen West’s Chick-fil-A Treat Pecks at Black Caucus

ABC News(WASHINGTON) — While Rep. Alcee Hastings, D-Fla., said members of the Congressional Black Caucus have lunched on fried chicken in the past, when the group’s only Republican member, Rep. Allen West of Florida, brought Chick-fil-A for his …

Gay Marriage Activists Try Again to Counter Chick-fil-A Day

Gay Marriage Activists Try Again to Counter Chick-fil-A Day

Spencer Platt/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — After traditional marriage advocates came out en masse for Chick-fil-A Appreciation Day last week, gay marriage activists are planning to swarm Starbucks on Tuesday to show their support for companies that offe…

Gay Marriage Activists Try Again to Counter Chick-fil-A Day

Gay Marriage Activists Try Again to Counter Chick-fil-A Day

Spencer Platt/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — After traditional marriage advocates came out en masse for Chick-fil-A Appreciation Day last week, gay marriage activists are planning to swarm Starbucks on Tuesday to show their support for companies that offe…

Chick-Fil-A and Six Other Companies That Have Taken a Political Stand

Chick-Fil-A and Six Other Companies That Have Taken a Political Stand

Alex Wong/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Whether he wanted to be or not, Dan Cathy, the Bible-quoting president and chief operating officer of Chick-fil-A, has become a household name. So has his stance on same-sex marriage.What people might not realize is …

Amway Boycotted for Anti-Gay Marriage Donation

Amway Boycotted for Anti-Gay Marriage Donation

Rex Larsen-Pool/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — After hundreds of thousands of people ate “mor chikin” last week to support the Chick-fil-A CEO’s traditional-marriage stance, another prominent company has found itself in the crosshairs of a boycott sparked b…

Chick-fil-A Opponents Stage Same-Sex Kiss-In

Chick-fil-A Opponents Stage Same-Sex Kiss-In

Alex Wong/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — On Wednesday, hundreds of thousands of traditional marriage activists ate “mor chickin” to support Chick-fil-A Appreciation Day.  On Thursday, it is same-sex marriage allies’ turn.Gay marriage supporters are put…

Same-Sex Couple Invites Chick-fil-A CEO to Dinner

Same-Sex Couple Invites Chick-fil-A CEO to Dinner

A. Messerschmidt/Getty Images(ATLANTA) — After hundreds of thousands of people ate dinner at his restaurants on Wednesday for Chick-fil-A Appreciation Day, one Georgia family, a same-sex couple and their two daughters, has invited Chick-fil-A CEO Dan …

Chick-fil-A Posts ‘Record’ Sales on Appreciation Day

Chick-fil-A Posts ‘Record’ Sales on Appreciation Day

ABC News(NEW YORK) — Chick-fil-A posted “record-setting” sales on Wednesday as thousands of people swarmed the chicken chain for Chick-fil-A Appreciation Day after the chain’s chief made anti-gay comments. “While we don’t release exact sales numbers, …

Chick-fil-A Supporters Line Up for Appreciation Day

Chick-fil-A Supporters Line Up for Appreciation Day

Alex Wong/Getty Images(CRYSTAL CITY, Va.) — People across the country are flocking to Chick-fil-A Wednesday, not because of the fast-food chain’s chicken sandwiches, but because of its CEO’s vocal support of traditional marriage.More than 630,000 supp…

Traditional Marriage Supporters Urged to Patronize Chick-fil-A

Traditional Marriage Supporters Urged to Patronize Chick-fil-A

Alex Wong/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — People who support traditional marriage are being urged to patronize their Chick-fil-A restaurants on Wednesday by simply ordering chicken. 
This “Chick-fil-A Appreciation Day” is the brainchild of former Arkans…

Conservatives Stand by Chick-fil-A; DC Mayor Dubs It ‘Hate Chicken’

Conservatives Stand by Chick-fil-A; DC Mayor Dubs It ‘Hate Chicken’

Alex Wong/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Chick-fil-A has worn out its welcome with the mayors of Boston, San Francisco and Chicago, but some Texas politicians are more than ready to welcome the controversial restaurant chain with their Southern hospitalit…

Chick-fil-A’s Vice President of Public Relations Dies of Heart Attack

Chick-fil-A’s Vice President of Public Relations Dies of Heart Attack

Alex Wong/Getty Images(ATLANTA) — Chick-fil-A’s Vice President of Public Relations Don Perry died “suddenly” Friday morning, the company confirmed. Perry was based in the Atlanta area and worked in Chick-fil-A’s corporate comm…

Mayor Bloomberg: Chick-fil-A Ban Is ‘Inappropriate’

Mayor Bloomberg: Chick-fil-A Ban Is ‘Inappropriate’

Michael Loccisano/FilmMagic(NEW YORK) — New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg may have a bone to pick with jumbo-sized sodas, but he has no qualms with Chick-fil-A.While his fellow mayors in San Francisco, Chicago and Boston have shunned the chicken s…

Target, Amazon Opposite of Chick-fil-A on Gay Marriage

Target, Amazon Opposite of Chick-fil-A on Gay Marriage

Target/Amazon(NEW YORK) — With gay rights activists still riled up over Chick-fil-a’s LGBT criticism, two megastores are taking the opposite stance and making their support for gay marriage as public as possible.Amazon CEO and founder Jeff Bezos…

Chicago Blocks Chick-fil-A After Anti-Gay Remarks

Chicago Blocks Chick-fil-A After Anti-Gay Remarks

PR NewsFoto/Chick Fil-A(CHICAGO) — A Chicago politician said he will block Chick-fil-A from opening a restaurant in his ward, following anti-gay marriage remarks by the fast food chain’s president. Alderman Joe Moreno, who represents Chicago’s Logan S…

Chick-Fil-A Anti-Gay Boycott: ‘Muppets’ Company Severs Ties

Chick-Fil-A Anti-Gay Boycott: ‘Muppets’ Company Severs Ties

Lisa Henson, CEO of The Jim Henson Company. Frazer Harrison/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Looks like Kermit the Frog and Miss Piggy are none too happy about some recent anti-gay comments from the head of a particular fast-food chain.When Chick-Fil-A presi…

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