The Berenstains Want You To Know That There's Nothing They Can Do About Chick-Fil-A Selling Their Bears

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Photo: YouTube/BerenstainBearsFan

Jim Henson Co. pulled its toys from Chick-fil-A meals quite publicly after the gay marriage controversy sparked by comments from the chicken chain’s president and COO Dan Cathy.Chick-fil-A is now replacing the toys with the Berenstain Bears. The bears are featured in a book that teaches the “Golden Rule.”

The Berenstain family felt some pressure from anti-Chick-fil-A folks after the partnership was announced. So, the family has felt the need to clarify exactly what their relationship is with Chick-fil-A and the Cathys.

They’re distancing themselves from the political firestorm.

Here’s the message that’s posted on the Berenstain Bears website and Facebook page:

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Photo: Berenstain Bears

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