By Ann Brown
The CEO of Chick-fil-A isn’t known for being very gay friendly. So when Twitter and Square CEO Jack Dorsey revealed he ate at fast food chain Chick-fil-A this month, there was immediate backlash. “On Saturday, Dorsey posted a photo on Twitter with the caption “Boost @ChickfilA,” showing he had saved 10% on a $31.58 order at the fast-food chain. A “boost” is a cashback reward Square users can earn when using a Cash Card, which is a debit card from the payment platform,” Business Insider reported.
The former CNN anchor Soledad O’Brien send Dorsey a tweet saying: “This is an interesting company to boost during Pride month, @jack.”
Others chimed in as well: One person wrote, “You must love the taste of bigotry!” Another person wrote, “Why is Twitter boosting a notoriously anti-gay company during #PrideMonth?”
Shortly, Dorsey tweeted back: “You’re right. Completely forgot about their background.”
Some Twitter uses stood up for Dorsey tweeting things like: “Don’t give in to these people and their complaints. I’m gay and I LOVE ChickfilA. Ridiculous. Go on and eat that ChickfilA and Click here to read entire article