Thousands of Chick-fil-A supporters across the country lined up Wednesday to patronize the restaurant chain as part of the so-called "Chick-fil-A Appreciation Day" created on Facebook by former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee. The move follows public backlash against the company's president for his comments against gay marriage. Many supporters waited in long lines outside stores, and several Republican figures posted pictures of their meals and messages supporting the restaurant chain on Twitter.
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