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Five reasons why it's perfectly okay to breastfeed in restaurants

In yet another demographic-alienating screw-up, an employee at a Tennessee Chick-Fil-A approached a woman who was breastfeeding in the store's play area and asked her to cover up. The woman said didn't want to throw a towel over her child because the hungry tot would just push it away -- and by law she didn't have to cover up, anyway, because breastfeeding is perfectly legal in Tennessee. With or without cover.

The Chick-fil-A employee apologized. Smart move, because Chick-fil-A is obsessed with reminding us how family-friendly it is. And that means it should be best friends with breast-feeding mothers. Here are five reasons why:

See also: - Five Chick-Fil-A protest moves guaranteed to ruffle feathers - Five good things about the Chick-Fil-A controversy - Chick-Fil-A's new desserts are sweet -- but the chain's politics don't fly

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Jenn Wohletz
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