Ruffling the Wrong Feathers

A lesson for corporate presidents from the Chick-fil-A debacle: Keep your beak shut

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Well over two weeks after what seemed like an ordinary interview with a religious periodical, feathers are still flying over Chick-fil-A president Dan Cathy’s comments in opposition of gay marriage. A quick recap: The Muppets have pulled their toys from the restaurants while New York University students pushed to close the unit on campus.

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