#230 - Week of April 20, 2015 Satellite Eyes Only: Huge Calibration Symbols - [unexpected] Inside the Ice Cave - [wow nature, photo] Pemmican: Wild West Indian Fast Food - [interesting] Absolutely Gorgeous Robot Concept Art - [explore...Show More Summary
Fast food chains — dubbed Quick Service Restaurants — have started embracing apps that let customers order ahead of time and pick up in-store. In part, it's about convenience but it's also about helping these retailers drive revenues higher. Show More Summary
In the latest example of brands tweeting out things they shouldn't, California-based fast food chain Umami Burger decided to send out this gem on Monday: The deleted umami tweet pic.twitter.com/BUa9O2dQCG — Devin Faraci (@devincf) April...Show More Summary
By Elizabeth J. Fabrizio, Bloomberg BNA Some fast food workers have been protesting wages that they say are too low only to be told by their bosses that they are violating a company rule against talking about their wages. This happened recently to some employees of a Chipotle restaurant in Missouri.
McDonald’s Launches All Day Breakfast Menu On 4/20 Got munchies? Via Independent: Devotees of the McDonald’s breakfast menu celebrated in March when it was announced that the fast food chain would extend breakfast beyond the standard 10.30am cut-off
If you drive to Downey, CA, you can find the oldest existing McDonald’s eatery and the currently vacant building that housed the first Taco Bell. And the tie between the two famous fast food names goes deeper than that. It was in the parking lot of the very first McDonald’s that the man who would eventually create the Taco … [More]
This is what's happening in your body when you eat a fast food burger.
Fast casual chain Chipotle has been in the political spotlight all week, ever since Hillary Clinton stopped in for a burrito bowl in one of her first public appearances after announcing her run for the presidency. But as HuffPost Business's...Show More Summary
Taylor Swift has an evil twin bent on fast food domination! Well, not really. But this model from an old Japanese McDonald's commercial definitely bares a striking resemblance to Swifty! This video was unearthed recently when the uncanny similarity was spotted, but it's actually from a Japanese McDonald's campaign way back in 2006 — the same year [...]
On Wednesday, April 15th, tens of thousands of workers from low-wage industries including fast food, retail, child care and home care protested in over 200 cities and 35 countries to demand two things: a living wage of $15 per hour (up from the current federal minimum wage of $7.25) and...
(Call Center | USA) Call Center | USA Categories: Extra Stupid Food & Drink Math & Science Tags: Call Center Call Center | USA(I work in the call center for the complaint line of a fast food restaurant chain.) Me: “Thank you for calling [Company]. Show More Summary
A lot more went into Hillary Clinton's Chipotle order than guacamole. While Fox News wondered if the new presidential candidate's recent stop at the Mexican fast food chain was "hispanic outreach" and the rest of the media freaked out...Show More Summary
Everyone hates the fries at Checkers, Jack in the Box, and Sonic. This highly subjective, completely unscientific poll ranks French fries sold at America's top 10 burger chains. Two dozen Eater editors and critics from across the country...Show More Summary
The term "food desert" -- which refers to areas without ready access to wholesome food, especially poor urban neighborhoods -- has become a potent buzzword in food policy circles over the past few years. Eliminating food deserts is now...Show More Summary
It has just lettuce and sauce. Japanese burger chain Lotteria is offering an exciting new shrimp burger without any of the dangers of actually having to eat fast food shrimp. The burger consists of a bun, a squirt of tartar sauce, and a small bed of lettuce. Show More Summary
Combining fast food with the blogging lifestyle seems like a good idea.
This is coming from a man whose net worth is over $65 million. Yesterday, noted hothead and putative liberal Alec Baldwin indulged the most cliche of tropes when he whined about the #FightFor15 protesters clogging traffic in New York: Protestors have blocked off a huge quadrant of midtown traffic in support of a higher minimum wage. Show More Summary
Magician Rahat Hussein (previously) recently confused drive-thru employees by making the fast food that he received from them instantly disappear from his bag. They claim that the food is, in fact, in the bag and can see after handing it to him. After Rahat looks into the bag and and then shows them, the food […]
wendys.com By Katie Little French fries are having a moment. Although fast food's recipe for fry success used to be merely "fry potatoes, just add salt," the new frontier includes unpredictable toppings like pulled pork or pizza, bringing...Show More Summary
Your lungs deserve the best. Escape the parking garage, forget the fast food fumes, and run away from that photocopying daze in the cubicle farm. When you get way out in the open, when you’re sailing over the deep blue … Continue reading ?