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Popeyes Chicken announces chicken sandwich: Inside the epic Twitter battle that ensues

Popeyes Chicken sandwich

HOUSTON – Popeyes Chicken announced a new chicken sandwich last Monday, and to say there has been some hullabaloo online about it would be an understatement. 

Popeye’s posted a photo of their chicken sandwich and an online battle ensued between fast food heavyweights Chick-fil-A and Wendy’s, both known for their social media and marketing prowess.

Here are some of the spicy tweets passed between chains:
 

 

 

And then the chicken sandwich critics came in with their remarks.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Have you tried the Popeyes chicken sandwich yet? What did you think of it? Let us know what you thought of it in the comments.


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Amanda Cochran

An Edward R. Murrow-winning journalist, Amanda Cochran is a Houston transplant from New York City who has embraced her new city with both arms -- living and breathing news and all things Texas.