Have you ever wished for a device to perfectly explain how certain politicians pit disenfranchised Americans against each other for their own personal gain? Well, look no further than Chick-Fil-A's infamous "Eat More Chiken" commercials. Twitter user Roche posted the clever observation on Wednesday, September 12, and it's gone viral with over 407k favorites and 70k retweets!
it’s fucked up that the cows in chick-fil-a ads actively root for chickens to be eaten so that they might be spared… https://t.co/hsX7WM75Mw— roche (@roche)1536725819.0
It turns out Roche isn't the first person to think along these lines:
TBH, the chick-fil-a cows are reactionary class-collaborationists, and those of them committed to a truly liberator… https://t.co/omDo5Bn6yc— ⑉ ʰᵃˡᵃʰ ⑇ ʲᵘⁿᵉ ⑉ (@⑉ ʰᵃˡᵃʰ ⑇ ʲᵘⁿᵉ ⑉)1521338613.0
But why would the cows act against their own interests?
@kvetchkween They've read Animal Farm and the know a far worse oppressor will rise from their own ranks.— The Wet Shaving Weeb (@The Wet Shaving Weeb)1536771037.0
@kvetchkween Typical diversion tactic used by the pigs, to divide and conquer. They point at the riff between cows… https://t.co/SPx0Fw5M1x— Casey Howell (@Casey Howell)1536842115.0
@kvetchkween Who benefits from the cows and chickens eating one another? The soy beans. Think about it.— H.D. Gregg 🌹🏴 (@H.D. Gregg 🌹🏴)1536785996.0
@YacoubAlRifae @sledgehammertoe @kvetchkween They need to read Click Clack Moo.— Melanie (@Melanie)1536785561.0
And the cows aren't the only consumables being manipulated...
@kvetchkween @ComicWisdom I think about this sometimes, in the same vein as Mr. Peanut, who is himself a peanut, se… https://t.co/a00ucSGdrQ— Joaquin In The Rain (@Joaquin In The Rain)1536777796.0
@Joaqertxranger @kvetchkween @ComicWisdom This is in the same vein as Doc Hopper's obsession with using Kermit to s… https://t.co/12F5wCNyTw— Belle (@Belle)1536796419.0
@lachattefatale @Joaqertxranger @kvetchkween @ComicWisdom Or Charley selling tuna fish— Mary Drennon (@Mary Drennon)1536874927.0
@kvetchkween https://t.co/ttcoDRqKaU— Ethan Dussault (@Ethan Dussault)1536839493.0
@UniversalyBlack @ZeroHand_Love @garbadorable @screendomcome @kvetchkween https://t.co/RONkFoQoxG— FINESSE KIDDDD (@FINESSE KIDDDD)1536795003.0
Comparisons to Animal Farm were abundant...
@kvetchkween @502eire All animals are equal. But some animals are more equal than others. #AnimalFarm— Hans Poppe 📎📌 (@Hans Poppe 📎📌)1536782388.0
@kvetchkween Four legs good, two legs bad.— Cake Farmer 🌱 (@Cake Farmer 🌱)1536783585.0
...and some Twitter users still insisted one side was the "right" one...
@kvetchkween @pond4cobb At least chicken farts aren’t a threat to the planet. 😉— Lee card (@Lee card)1536780261.0
...but it was ultimately clear what had to be done.
@kvetchkween @devinedianakins https://t.co/uF9bTv2UDA— R U POed (@R U POed)1536817872.0
Let the uprising begin!
@kvetchkween @fakemikemulloy better plan: 🐮💡⚗️🍵☠️⚖️ #eatmorpoisin https://t.co/95A5NU9tWt— Scott Blickensderfer (@Scott Blickensderfer)1536778687.0
It's time for the animals to go on strike!
@kvetchkween It's because they haven't been read this amazing book... #UnionStrong #TeachUnity https://t.co/LkOw2RPmLP— Elizabeth Harmon (@Elizabeth Harmon)1536783517.0
@kvetchkween Favourite kid's book in our house was "Click, Clack, Moo," in which cows find an old typewriter & use… https://t.co/uZMed5VNtW— RMordecai wants a #JustTransition (@RMordecai wants a #JustTransition)1536805431.0
@kvetchkween Clearly they didn't read Click Clack Moo Cows That Type in school... 🙄 https://t.co/eElPugM3sU— Emily Ellis (@Emily Ellis)1536798772.0
Finally, let there be peace among the animals.
@kvetchkween @FollowTheVegan And then there’s this(; https://t.co/1lZKL4SGCF— Sharon Saluone (@Sharon Saluone)1536847250.0
It's time to fight the real villain:
@kvetchkween Chickens and cows are BOTH delicious... Just sayin. ;-)— Mark & Rebecca (@Mark & Rebecca)1536805576.0