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Is the Firestorm Against Chik-Fil-A Justified?

With Chik-Fil-A's recent announcement that they support a traditional marriage they have under a firestorm of serious proportions. It was surprising to see that so many people were unaware that a Christian company, that is closed on Sunday's, is a proponent of traditional marriage.

However, with that aside, are the attacks warranted? Does Chik-Fil-A deserve such harsh actions against them. The mayor of Boston has banned them from the city. Boycotts have been planned. People have taken up arms against Chik-Fil-A. Do they Deserve this?

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    Jul 29 2012: Boston Mayor Tom Menino has no such authority and has made no such attempt to ban a legal business from his city. All he has done is written a letter to Chick-fil-A expressing is opinion.
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      Jul 29 2012: The way I read the story he was attempting to block their attempts from starting a Boston branch. However, I may have misinterpreted. Thank you for pointing out that error.

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