Attack on Mary’s Gourmet Diner – The Diner Receipt that Went Viral UPDATED

Mary's  Gourmet Diner

This past Wednesday, August 6, I posted the link to my latest column for Aleteia about Mary’s Gourmet Diner, a privately-owned establishment in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. The owner, Mary Haglund, allows (I mean, allowed) her employees to offer a 15 per cent ‘praying in public” discount to patrons who stop to give thanks for their meals before digging in. The employees offered the discount at their own discretion and to no particular religious denomination. The point was to encourage folks to be thankful for the (more…)