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  1. In 1946, a local chicken farmer offered 100 chicks for each homer the Nashua Dodgers hit. Newcomer Roy Campanella hit 14 in his first season and sent all 1,400 to his father who used them to start a thriving poultry farm. He also went on to become one of the first black major league players.

  2. Wisdom—the world’s oldest albatross who reunited with the man who first tagged her in 1956. Having spent 40 years apart, Chandler Robbins picked her up by chance among a colony of more than 250,000 nests and discovered she’d also become the oldest albatross to ever give birth to a chick.

  3. Chick-fil-A Makes More Per Restaurant Than McDonald's, Starbucks and Subway Combined … and It's Closed on Sundays

  4. Chick-fil-A once broke their tradition and opened on a Sunday when an Atlanta mayor called the company and asked that an airport location remain open after thousands of passengers were left stranded due to a power outage.

  5. There exists a bodyguard crew of rangers in Belize, known as the Scarlet Six Biomonitoring Team, who camp out in inclement weather, night and day for the 5-month long portion of the Scarlet Macaw breeding season when chicks are being cared for, dedicated to stopping insane poaching levels.

  6. It only costs $5000 to franchise a Chick-fil-a. Chick-fil-a will pay for land, construction, and equipment. Take home from a single store averages to about $100,000 per year.

  7. During 8 years living in a UK animal shelter, a dog named Jasmine was a ‘surrogate mother’ to over 50 rescued animals; including puppies, foxes, 4 badger cubs, 15 chicks, 8 guinea pigs, 15 rabbits, a deer and a goose. She nursed each with affection, taking care of them as soon as they arrived.

  8. Arnold Schwarzenegger used to participate in orgies with other bodybuilders in the 70's as "having chicks around is the kind of thing that breaks up the intense training .. afterward you go back to the serious stuff." He was antihomophobic, claiming that gays and bodybuilders faced stereotyping.

  9. Some owls keep blind snakes as pets. They feed on parasitic larvae, and a study conducted by Baylor University scientists found that Eastern Screech-Owl chicks grew faster and healthier in nests kept parasite-free by these “domesticated blind snakes”.

  10. The world's oldest known wild bird is Wisdom the Laysan albatross. At 67 years old she is still laying viable eggs and raising chicks. Wisdom has outlived several mates and raised anywhere from 30 to 35 chicks.

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Popeyes vs. Chick-fil-A mapped (by popular demand)

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Do you live in a Chick-fil-a Hotspot?

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Chick-fil-A last year began using chicken raised without antibiotics to reduce the spread of antibiotic-resistant bacteria

Adam Sandler's reason as to why he made a 4-picture contract with Netflix was because, “When these fine people came to me with an offer to make four movies for them, I immediately said yes for one reason and one reason only. Netflix rhymes with Wet Chicks.”

Chick Sexers are trained professionals whose jobs are to determine the gender of a newborn chick. Average salary is $60,000/year.

The movie White Chicks was nominated for five Razzies, including the Worst Picture, Worst Actress, Worst Director, Worst Screenplay and Worst Screen Couple. Film critic Richard Roeper even put the film as the #1 worst film of 2004.

The Greater Spotted Cuckoo is parasitic and lays its eggs in other bird's nests. It later pays "mafia visits" to make sure the eggs are cared for properly. If not, it attacks the surrogate mother's chicks and eggs, even breaking her legs.

Chicken sexers" are experts who can identify a chick's gender in about 3 seconds – over 1,000 birds per hour. Studying for this at the "Zen-Nippon Chick Sexing School" takes 2 years.

12 Years ago, the Dixie Chicks spoke out against the Iraq War and were Boycotted by the American Public

Jackie Wilson used to take handfuls of salt tablets with large amounts of water before shows to simulate profuse sweating because, according to Wilson, "the chicks love it," not knowing that such a habit would cause hypertension. Jackie Wilson died of complications from a heart attack at 49

Maleo lay their eggs underground near active volcanoes. Some say it's a demon bird that escaped the fiery pits of hell itself.It even has a horn on its head and its chicks can fly the second they hatch from their eggs.

A "Chicken Sexer" is a profession whereby you check a chicks anus to determine the sex

When male chicks are born in egg farms, they are considered useless. Thus, they are disposed of, by grinding them alive.

Crows can hold grudges and are even known to pass it on to its chicks.

In 1946, a local chicken farmer offered 100 chicks for each homer the Nashua Dodgers hit. Newcomer Roy Campanella hit 14 in his first season and sent all 1,400 to his father who used them to start a thriving poultry farm. He also went on to become one of the first black major league players.

Chick-fil-A makes more per restaurant than McDonald's, Starbucks and Subway combined

The hoatzin is the last surviving species of a line of birds that diverged from all other birds 64 million years ago, just after the dinosaur extinction event, and that hoatzin chicks have claws on their wings

Because male chicks are virtually useless to the meat industry, soon after they hatch they are put into a maceration a large high-speed grinder.

California condor chicks were fed with condor puppets to increase egg laying rate and to avoid them imprinting on humans

The American Red Cross rejected a $1 million dollar donation from the Dixie Chicks in 2003 due to their opposition to the Iraq War

About Roy and Silo, a pair of male Chinstrap penguins who were noted performing mating rituals together as well as trying to hatch a rock thinking it was an egg. The Zookeepers gave them an egg from a pair who could not hatch it, the resulting chick was named Tango

Owls have been observed bringing Texas Blind Snakes to their nest, where the will eat the parasites that affect the owl chicks (Guardians of Ga'hoole was not making that up).

Emus are a sex-role reversed species. The female emus battle each other for mating rights, while male emus will construct the nest, brood the eggs, and rear the chicks, usually alone, though the female may remain to protect him during incubation. Females may mate with three males a season.

The CFO, Adam Smith, Who Made $200K Per Year is Now On Food Stamps Three Years After His Abusive Chick-fil-A Video

Breeding couple has only one egg. Both parents take care of their offspring. They produce oily substance to feed the chick until it becomes capable for eating fish and other sea creatures.

Following the success of The Hot Chick Rachel McAdams returned to play Kate McNab in Slings and Arrows, a comedy mini-series. She won a Gemini Award for her role.

Female lays two white eggs with brown blotches. Incubated eggs will hatch after period of two weeks. Chicks have the same color of the plumage like females.

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The Battle of the Bun: Are you in a Popeye's or Chick-fil-A region?

chicks fact infographic about Team Chick-fil-a (I didn't make this and idk where the OP wa
Team Chick-fil-a (I didn't make this and idk where the OP was)