French Subway shop closed after Valentine’s homophobia

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The posting made by the Subway shop in Angers, France, advertising a deal for straight couples only.

BY ANNIE-ROSE STRASSER
ThinkProgress

A Subway sandwich shop in Angers, France shut down on Sunday after it outraged customers with a heterosexuals-only Valentine’s Day deal. As the French legislature considers the merits of passing same-sex marriage equality, the owner of a local Subway franchise put his two cents into the debate by giving a 14 euro special to “H/F” (male/female) couples. The deal sparked so much anger the the shop actually closed its doors.

Also on the poster was an asterisk that read: “Discrimination (?): No, the marriage for all law has advanced, but has yet to be ratified by the Senate. Until then, I’ll use my freedom of expression.”

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