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This Is How American Airlines Responded When A Passenger Got Upset Over Their New Rainbow Flag Logo

This is some serious Twitter shade.

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Nathan Lorick, the director of evangelism for the Southern Baptists of Texas Convention, mentioned American Airlines in a tweet Sunday night, complaining about the airline's frequent delays.

Flying on @AmericanAir without a delay is highly unlikely...Always delayed.. One reason I have not flown with them nearly as much this year!

@NathanLorick We're sorry for the delay, Nathan. We see that you are on your way and we'll have you home shortly.

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While Lorick was tweeting with American Airlines he apparently noticed the company had a rainbow flag in its Twitter avatar.

@AmericanAir what's the deal with the rainbow colored image?

American Airlines' Twitter account explained they changed their avatar for Pride Month, a month dedicated to the LGBT community.

@NathanLorick June is pride month across the globe and we are proud to support the LGBT community and its allies.

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@AmericanAir Seems like a poor choice from a company that certainly has many customers who do not agree with that lifestyle! #disappointed

@NathanLorick We're sorry for your disappointment.

(h/t Samantha Allen)

Ryan Broderick is a reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in London.

Contact Ryan Broderick at ryan@buzzfeed.com.

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