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An iconic Houston restaurant, Beaver's, owned by celebrity chef Monica Pope, has responded to Chick-fil-A's anti-gay bigotry in the most appropriate of ways: creating a hot sandwich that stands for equality:

Chick-on-Chick Filet - two loving chicken breasts married on toasty buns with a honey mustard witness and joined in celebration with tolerant fries.

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Delicious. I'm tempted to travel to Houston just to place an order. If you live in Houston, I suggest you do just that.

In fact, perhaps now is the time to declare tomorrow in Houston "Eat Chick-on-Chick" day to support equality and gay marriage in Texas and beyond.

Folks lining up around the block, waiting to support Pope's values and establishment, would be a fine counter to the lines of hate we witnessed last week wrapping around Chick-fil-A stores.

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Originally posted to Writing by David Harris Gershon on Wed Aug 08, 2012 at 11:53 AM PDT.

Also republished by Houston Area Kossacks, TexKos-Messing with Texas with Nothing but Love for Texans, and DKOMA.

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