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84. Meanwhile several rednecks gathered and screamed
"Oh boy boobies!!!!!!!!!!!!!"

All kidding aside nursing is what breasts are made for. There should be nothing offensive or erotic about it.
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  -Moms Stage 'Nurse-In' At Chick-Fil-A The Straight Story  Aug-15-09 12:05 AM   #0 
  - OMG...and I thought Chick-Fil-A was operated by a wingnut evangelical  kevinbgoode   Aug-15-09 12:09 AM   #1 
  - it is owned by a conservative Christian who closes its stores on Sunday  grantcart   Aug-15-09 12:14 AM   #2 
  - "The only breasts that shall be eaten here are from chickens!"  Warren DeMontague   Aug-15-09 12:32 AM   #3 
  - right or left, always something to remember, which did i nurse from last....nt  create.peace   Aug-15-09 12:43 AM   #4 
     - I'm not one to judge, really, but if you're old enough to know your right from your left  Warren DeMontague   Aug-15-09 03:01 AM   #5 
        - LOL!!  GoCubsGo   Aug-15-09 08:44 AM   #10 
        - Not necessarily, Warren, and it isn't your decision to make. nt  Ilsa   Aug-15-09 10:07 AM   #18 
        - thanks, ilsa! i was speaking from the mother's perspective, but  create.peace   Aug-15-09 12:24 PM   #32 
        - You'd be hard pressed to find more enthusiastic proponents of breastfeeding than our family.  Warren DeMontague   Aug-15-09 02:26 PM   #39 
           - (_)(_)........thanks!  create.peace   Aug-15-09 08:45 PM   #60 
        - As a father who encouraged his wife to breadstfeed if she could  demwing   Aug-15-09 12:35 PM   #37 
        - Thanks everyone. t depends on the mom and baby nd circumstances  Ilsa   Aug-15-09 04:12 PM   #47 
           - Thanks. My wife breast fed each of our boys till 2 or 3 yrs  demwing   Aug-15-09 09:13 PM   #62 
           - My condolences. I ache for you. I can't fathom the pain. nt  Ilsa   Aug-16-09 12:22 AM   #65 
           - I am so very sorry *hugs*  GreenPartyVoter   Aug-16-09 04:32 PM   #95 
           - I nursed my first until he was almost two  AspenRose   Aug-16-09 04:01 PM   #88 
        - Settle down, Bronco. It was a joke. nt  Warren DeMontague   Aug-15-09 02:21 PM   #38 
        - And if this were Britney, she'd be using Imitation instead of all-natural...  Deja Q   Aug-15-09 12:29 PM   #35 
  - At least, this was not at the Olive Garden. Thank goodness!  Hardrada   Aug-15-09 03:55 AM   #6 
  - If the baby needs to eat, buy it a chiken bistit.  MineralMan   Aug-15-09 08:24 AM   #7 
  - Duh, I say.  Robb   Aug-15-09 08:28 AM   #8 
  - A quick persusal of some of the asshattery around this indicates why "feed-ins" are sadly needed.  Warren DeMontague   Aug-17-09 02:01 AM   #118 
  - I support breast feeding mothers.  aikoaiko   Aug-15-09 08:41 AM   #9 
  - I don't see anything in the article that says  pipi_k   Aug-15-09 09:17 AM   #11 
  - Does the article say the mother was showing her "body parts?"  vanlassie   Aug-15-09 09:41 AM   #15 
  - Women who respect others don't need someone to hand them a nasty towel  pipi_k   Aug-15-09 10:04 AM   #16 
     - When I breastfed my sons in public, it was always done discretely and I breast fed them  OmmmSweetOmmm   Aug-15-09 10:43 AM   #27 
     - Enlightened women do not concern themselves with the 'respect' of knuckle-dragging, gawking prudes  Maru Kitteh   Aug-15-09 07:55 PM   #54 
     - There you go again, bringing logic to a poutrage party  WolverineDG   Aug-15-09 08:22 PM   #55 
     - The only "poutrage" here is from the people who are apparently incapable of averting their gaze  Warren DeMontague   Aug-17-09 02:05 AM   #119 
        - Whatever  WolverineDG   Aug-17-09 06:56 AM   #131 
           - I'm not shocked. I just think they need to grow the fuck up, already, and understand that it's not  Warren DeMontague   Aug-17-09 01:51 PM   #139 
     - Are you in the habit of eating with a blanket over your head?  LeftyMom   Aug-16-09 03:03 PM   #82 
        - I think there may be a regional dynamic at work, here.  Warren DeMontague   Aug-16-09 04:36 PM   #98 
  - Apparently, asking someone to be discrete = a violation of their rights  Rage for Order   Aug-15-09 12:31 PM   #36 
  - Yeah, when you're talking about breastfeeding, yes. Because too many people still don't get it.  Warren DeMontague   Aug-15-09 02:34 PM   #41 
     - Then I get to shit in public, right next to you, while you eat  Joe the Revelator   Aug-15-09 09:26 PM   #63 
     - Thanks for illustrating my point about why we need laws protecting the right to breastfeed.  Warren DeMontague   Aug-16-09 04:59 AM   #67 
     - As if the two are equivalent.  MineralMan   Aug-16-09 08:12 AM   #73 
     - That's one of the most stupid comparisons I've ever seen.  Odin2005   Aug-16-09 07:23 PM   #115 
     - I'm not sure if I could make a stupider comparison if I tried. And I'm very creative.  BlooInBloo   Aug-17-09 02:14 AM   #120 
     - Of course according to the story that isn't what went on....  whistler162   Aug-16-09 06:03 PM   #110 
        - Apparently, the restaurant worker was in the wrong.  Warren DeMontague   Aug-17-09 01:58 AM   #117 
           - AND she was not being denied that right...  whistler162   Aug-17-09 06:28 AM   #128 
              - The Text of the Florida Law:  Warren DeMontague   Aug-17-09 01:45 PM   #138 
  - You like to eat your lunch with a towel over your head? God forbid someone should have to look away.  Warren DeMontague   Aug-15-09 02:31 PM   #40 
  - Performing its natural function?  Rage for Order   Aug-15-09 03:59 PM   #46 
     - I love it when people compare shitting with breastfeeding.  JeanGrey   Aug-15-09 04:20 PM   #49 
     - Want it or not, both are perfectly natural functions.  LisaL   Aug-15-09 08:25 PM   #57 
        - Eating is a natural function. People eat at the tables in restaurants. So do breastfeeding babies.  Warren DeMontague   Aug-16-09 05:13 AM   #71 
        - Babies need to eat and they need to have their diapers changed.  LisaL   Aug-16-09 08:57 AM   #76 
           - You clearly don't get it. I'm sorry -really sorry- you have to live in this brave new world  Warren DeMontague   Aug-16-09 02:42 PM   #78 
              - I've yet to see anyone breasfeeding in public around here.  LisaL   Aug-16-09 04:11 PM   #93 
                 - All the more reason it's inexplicable why you're so worked up over the "problem".  Warren DeMontague   Aug-16-09 04:33 PM   #96 
                    - WTF makes you thin I am worked over the problem?  LisaL   Aug-16-09 04:39 PM   #99 
                       - Post #57: You compare breastfeeding in public to shitting in public.  Warren DeMontague   Aug-16-09 05:04 PM   #102 
        - Apples and oranges. There is NOTHING Offense about  JeanGrey   Aug-16-09 07:07 PM   #112 
     - Define "asking women to show the smallest amount of discretion", please.  Warren DeMontague   Aug-15-09 07:52 PM   #53 
     - There is no telling, honestly  Rage for Order   Aug-15-09 08:46 PM   #61 
     - If you're one of the people who honestly thinks comparing breastfeeding to shitting in public  Warren DeMontague   Aug-16-09 05:01 AM   #68 
     - I personally believe these kinds of reactions come from  JeanGrey   Aug-16-09 07:10 PM   #113 
     - You know what I saw the other day?  moriah   Aug-17-09 06:18 AM   #125 
  - Who cares what misogynistic, sex-obsessed prudes think.  Odin2005   Aug-16-09 07:17 PM   #114 
  - Why is it only okay for a woman to display her breasts if she is breastfeeding?  Pool Hall Ace   Aug-15-09 09:23 AM   #12 
  - It's legal in New York.  MineralMan   Aug-15-09 09:37 AM   #13 
  - It's also permissable in Brattleboro, VT  pipi_k   Aug-15-09 10:07 AM   #17 
  - Yes, thank goodness. A woman has the same right as a man to be topless in public places.  OmmmSweetOmmm   Aug-15-09 10:45 AM   #28 
  - Some seem to think that we must keep it secret that we're mammals.  TahitiNut   Aug-15-09 10:14 AM   #19 
  - It's a common fundamentalcase thing to deny our  MineralMan   Aug-15-09 10:19 AM   #21 
  - and i have seen some manboobs bigger than mine! and definitely bigger than my double mastectomy  create.peace   Aug-15-09 12:28 PM   #34 
  - Yes, manboobs! I apologize to the original poster for veering off course  Pool Hall Ace   Aug-15-09 07:25 PM   #52 
  - What an ironic thing for someone with the user name "Pool Hall Ace" to post.  Bucky   Aug-15-09 02:49 PM   #44 
  - D'oh! I have inadvertently revealed my secret!  Pool Hall Ace   Aug-15-09 07:21 PM   #50 
  - Because of our stupid puritanical society  Hippo_Tron   Aug-15-09 07:23 PM   #51 
  - Why is it okay  Cairycat   Aug-15-09 09:41 AM   #14 
  - It shouldn't have to be that way, but it is  pipi_k   Aug-15-09 10:16 AM   #20 
     - I agree with what you said:  MineralMan   Aug-15-09 10:21 AM   #22 
     - Yup. "I don't want to see that woman nursing her baby!" "Don't look". nt  JerseygirlCT   Aug-15-09 08:33 PM   #59 
     - You suspect?  vanlassie   Aug-15-09 10:33 AM   #23 
     - I should point out I struggle with this  Robb   Aug-15-09 10:39 AM   #24 
     - Do you have any kids?  Warren DeMontague   Aug-15-09 02:41 PM   #42 
     - No, if they're uncomfortable, they have every right to leave  JerseygirlCT   Aug-15-09 08:33 PM   #58 
     - "They have just as much right to be comfortable in a public place as a nursing mom and her baby."  eShirl   Aug-16-09 04:07 PM   #90 
        - I can totally see that as a Chappelle skit.  Maru Kitteh   Aug-17-09 02:22 AM   #121 
  - Mammary Power! nt  MrScorpio   Aug-15-09 10:40 AM   #25 
  - Cool. The whole world should be clothing optional... nt.  Strong Atheist   Aug-15-09 10:41 AM   #26 
  - Good move by the Moms!  Vidar   Aug-15-09 11:28 AM   #29 
  - NEVER piss off Mom!  Odin2005   Aug-15-09 11:39 AM   #30 
  - K&R!  CaliforniaPeggy   Aug-15-09 12:06 PM   #31 
  - Can I be a surrogate baby?  Deja Q   Aug-15-09 12:28 PM   #33 
  - You're not already?  Bucky   Aug-15-09 02:46 PM   #43 
  - Where is Marcy Darcy when you need her.  npk   Aug-15-09 02:51 PM   #45 
  - Good for them!  JeanGrey   Aug-15-09 04:17 PM   #48 
  - Personally I don't want more people breastfeeding in public.  LisaL   Aug-15-09 08:24 PM   #56 
  - Tough. It's not about what you want, it's about what is best for babies. Little babies need to eat  Warren DeMontague   Aug-16-09 05:08 AM   #69 
  - And people should care about what you want for what reason?  MineralMan   Aug-16-09 08:18 AM   #74 
  - Personally I don't want prudes expressing their ignorance on the internet.  LeftyMom   Aug-16-09 03:05 PM   #83 
     - We we sure do not.  LisaL   Aug-16-09 04:03 PM   #89 
        - Expressing opinions I disagree with is just like taking a shit in public.  Warren DeMontague   Aug-16-09 04:35 PM   #97 
        - So you get to say dumb things wherever you want, and babies can't eat in public.  LeftyMom   Aug-16-09 05:07 PM   #104 
           - Wouldn't it make more sense for you to cover your computer  LisaL   Aug-16-09 05:38 PM   #109 
              - That gives me the perfect idea for a solution to this whole babies eating in public problem.  LeftyMom   Aug-16-09 06:25 PM   #111 
  - The day I, as a man, can walk into a rester aunt with no shirt on  Joe the Revelator   Aug-15-09 09:26 PM   #64 
  - It's not about women wanting to expose themselves in "rester aunts", it's about babies eating.  Warren DeMontague   Aug-16-09 05:10 AM   #70 
  - get back to us if you ever start lactating. n/t  eShirl   Aug-16-09 04:08 PM   #91 
  - Is there a practical use for a Moob?  ddeclue   Aug-16-09 04:58 PM   #100 
  - Geez, are people that afraid of some boobies?  Jennicut   Aug-16-09 12:49 AM   #66 
  - At the risk of being insensitive and ignorant, why the need to breastfeed at a fast food restaurant?  taterguy   Aug-16-09 05:47 AM   #72 
  - Maybe she walked there?  Warren DeMontague   Aug-16-09 02:43 PM   #79 
  - Walk in Orlando? Yeah. Right.  taterguy   Aug-16-09 04:10 PM   #92 
     - I think the amount of energy people are expending getting angry about the woman breastfeeding  Warren DeMontague   Aug-16-09 04:30 PM   #94 
        - And what does that have to do with the comment of mine that you responded to?  taterguy   Aug-16-09 05:03 PM   #101 
           - You're second guessing the logistics involved, which takes some energy, too.  Warren DeMontague   Aug-16-09 05:06 PM   #103 
              - So you're talking out of your ass to create a scenario that conforms with your pre-existing beliefs  taterguy   Aug-16-09 05:11 PM   #105 
                 - No, you're bending over backwards, THEN talking out of your ass, to imagine a scenario  Warren DeMontague   Aug-16-09 05:14 PM   #106 
                    - I live on the planet where no one walks to get to places in Orlando  taterguy   Aug-16-09 05:23 PM   #107 
                       - It sounds like L.A., but muggier.  Warren DeMontague   Aug-17-09 01:54 AM   #116 
                       - OK, she's not walking. Why do you care if she's breastfeeding in ChickFil-A?  Maru Kitteh   Aug-17-09 02:37 AM   #122 
                          - I didn't care until people in this thread got so righteously indignant  taterguy   Aug-17-09 06:31 AM   #129 
                             - God that's ignorant. Now feeding a baby is like smoking? Second hand breastmilk is the second  Maru Kitteh   Aug-17-09 12:45 PM   #133 
                                - 2 activities that can be delayed 10 minutes  taterguy   Aug-17-09 12:47 PM   #134 
                                   - So now you're in charge of how long lactating women are allowed to remain in restaurants?  Maru Kitteh   Aug-17-09 01:10 PM   #136 
                                      - How unreasonable of me to think people choosing to eat fast food shouldn't hang out too long  taterguy   Aug-17-09 04:46 PM   #143 
                                         - How could you possibly imagine that it's any of your business how long anyone wants to remain  Maru Kitteh   Aug-17-09 08:56 PM   #145 
  - Babies need to be fed when they get hungry.  LeftyMom   Aug-16-09 03:09 PM   #85 
  - Oh, I don't know?  Caretha   Aug-17-09 07:27 AM   #132 
     - Suppose a baby's hungry while the mother is driving a car . . .  taterguy   Aug-17-09 04:39 PM   #142 
        - Then she should pull over someplace safe, like a Chick Fil-A and nurse there.  Maru Kitteh   Aug-17-09 08:42 PM   #144 
  - It *should* come as a shock that in this era people remain hung up over this  Echo In Light   Aug-16-09 08:21 AM   #75 
  - Someone really needs to say this...  madinmaryland   Aug-16-09 09:04 AM   #77 
  - Here you go. Woo Hoo!!!  Warren DeMontague   Aug-16-09 02:46 PM   #80 
  - My wife has breast fed at a Chick-fil-A in NC several times this month  Progressive_In_NC   Aug-16-09 03:02 PM   #81 
  - Meanwhile several rednecks gathered and screamed  Yo_Mama_Been_Loggin   Aug-16-09 03:06 PM   #84 
  - americans are afraid of breast  Amaya   Aug-16-09 03:41 PM   #86 
  - I'm sorry (actually I'm not), breast feeding is a human right.  eShirl   Aug-16-09 03:56 PM   #87 
  - I think, instead of fries a a side, I'll have an extra-large  KamaAina   Aug-16-09 05:35 PM   #108 
  - I don't have a problem with a woman breastfeeding...  Writer   Aug-17-09 02:46 AM   #123 
  - When your turn comes ...  moriah   Aug-17-09 06:26 AM   #127 
  - That's why the newer design of the human neck for 2009 comes with a swivel option.  Warren DeMontague   Aug-17-09 01:56 PM   #141 
  - I'm a mom of two, and I also was always squeamish about it. Hate seeing it, didn't  TwilightGardener   Aug-17-09 10:22 PM   #147 
  - That is one of the most beautiful sights on Earth , A woman nursing her infant .  UndertheOcean   Aug-17-09 03:34 AM   #124 
  - Of course there is the minor fact that she wasn't  whistler162   Aug-17-09 06:25 AM   #126 
  - The other patrons should eat with a towel over their heads if they were so prudish and backwards  Maru Kitteh   Aug-17-09 01:35 PM   #137 
  - I would hope that the dutiful guardian of our morals who made the dicision to intervene...  Orsino   Aug-17-09 06:53 AM   #130 
  - Don't want to see an infant nursing? Simple solution...  Prophet0621   Aug-17-09 01:08 PM   #135 
  - "Sir! Sir! That lady in the corner, there? She is FORCING me to watch her breastfeed!"  Warren DeMontague   Aug-17-09 01:54 PM   #140 
  - Wow, I didn't expect this thread to still be going on.  Pool Hall Ace   Aug-17-09 10:10 PM   #146 

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