‘Kiss Day’ draws smaller response at Chick-Fil-A’s than appreciation day


The “kiss in” protest at Chick-fil-A generated some activism Friday — but apparently far less than the huge show of support the chicken eatery received earlier this week.

As part of the event, gay marriage advocates were encouraging same-sex couples to go to one of the chicken restaurants and take a photo or video of themselves kissing.

Huge crowds turned out Wednesday in a show of support for company President Dan Cathy, who ignited a national debate by publicly expressing his opposition to same-sex marriage. Critics have also said the company supports causes harmful to gays and lesbians.

The scene on Friday was much quieter at locations across the Southland.

Read more at The LA Times. By Lauren Williams, Ruben Vives, and Rosanna Xia.


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