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Beyoncé Fans Are Not Amused by Chick-fil-A's Lemonade Joke

The chicken chain just couldn't help itself

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Few musicians enjoy as loyal and rabid a following as Beyoncé, as poor Rachael Ray recently found out. And the Beyhive's latest target, as Refinery29 points out, is Chick-fil-A.

An Atlanta location of the chicken chain just couldn't resist the urge to crack a joke referencing Bey's recently released visual album that sent the internet into a frenzy, putting up a message that read, "Lemonade fresher than Beyonce's."

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Perhaps unsurprisingly, it wasn't the only store to crack such an obvious joke; another store in an unknown location went so far as to declare its lemon beverage "better" than the singer's, replete with multiple exclamation points:

Needless to say, none of this is sitting well with the Beyhive. The band of loyal Beyoncé fans is swarming Chick-fil-A's Instagram and flooding it with bee and lemon emojis:

Chick fil A Instagram

It seems unlikely that Chick-fil-A will be getting a shoutout in a Beyoncé track anytime soon, which is a shame for the chicken chain: A brief mention in "Formation" sent sales at Red Lobster soaring back in February.

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