Twitter CEO responds to backlash after eating at Chick-fil-A during Pride Month

Twitter CEO responds to backlash after eating at Chick-fil-A during Pride Month
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Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey responded to backlash online after he ate at a Chick-fil-A over the weekend, saying he "completely forgot about" the fast-food chain CEO's perspective on gay marriage.

The outcry began after Dorsey, 41, shared in a Twitter post that he received a 10 percent discount by making a payment through Chick-fil-A's app. 

Former CNN host Soledad O'Brien and others took issue with Dorsey promoting Chick-fil-A during Pride Month.
 
The chain's CEO, Dan Cathy, once said in 2012 that he runs his company based on "biblical principles" and that he supports "the biblical definition of a family."
Dorsey on Sunday responded to the backlash, tweeting, "You’re right. Completely forgot about their background."
The response from Dorsey didn't sit well with some, including radio host Neal Boortz. 

"So, @Jack. You APOLOGIZE for eating at Chick-fil-a? How stupendously pathetic is that?" Boortz asked on Twitter.
Chick-fil-A, based in Atlanta, is projected to be the third-largest fast-food restaurant in the U.S. in the next two years after generating about $9 billion in sales in 2017, according to consultancy firm Technomic, trailing only McDonald's and Starbucks.