‘Daily Show’ doing segment on Mary’s Gourmet Diner in Winston-Salem

//‘Daily Show’ doing segment on Mary’s Gourmet Diner in Winston-Salem

‘Daily Show’ doing segment on Mary’s Gourmet Diner in Winston-Salem

By | 2014-12-08T18:53:57+00:00 December 8th, 2014|Entertainment|0 Comments

Mary's Gourmet Dining

Mary’s Gourmet Dining

Mary’s Gourmet Diner has gotten a lot of attention surrounding its discount for pausing to be grateful before meals.



Posted: Monday, December 8, 2014 8:04 am

‘Daily Show’ doing segment on Mary’s Gourmet Diner in Winston-Salem

Tim Clodfelter
Winston-Salem Journal

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WINSTON-SALEM — Sometime this week, barring any unexpected schedule changes, a popular Winston-Salem restaurant will be featured on Comedy Central’s “The Daily Show with Jon Stewart.”

Mary’s Gourmet Diner gained national attention earlier this year for a policy in which discounts were sometimes given to people the wait staff saw giving thanks for their meals. Many people saw the policy as a positive thing, though some complained that it was giving a discount to religious people. Under increased criticism, including the threat of a lawsuit from the Freedom From Religion Foundation, the restaurant stopped giving out that discount.

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