Last night's premiere of Showtime's Morgan Spurlock-created and -presented documentary series 7 Deadly Sins focused on gluttony. The first of the show's three short profiles featured Heart Attack Grill owner "Doctor Jon" Basso twirling his proverbial mustache at the camera and positioning himself as the bad guy the world needs. Read more...
7 Deadly Sins, the new show by documentary filmmaker Morgan Spurlock (Super Size Me), makes its debut tonight on Showtime: unsurprisingly, each episode is devoted to Spurlock's take on a different sin. Tonight's premiere focuses on gluttony, and with...
On a recent trip to Las Vegas, I stopped by the Heart Attack Grill. The restaurant has been in the news recently after its owner "Doctor Jon" Basso gave a bizarre interview on Bloomberg TV where he said his restaurant kills its customers. Show More Summary
"I am probably the only restaurateur in the entire world who is unapologetically telling you that my food is bad for you, and that you should stay away from it," Heart Attack Grill's Jon Basso recently said after one of his regularsShow More Summary
An ex-hostess from the gimmicky Las Vegas restaurant Heart Attack Grill hosted a Reddit AMA, discussing her experience working at the home of the 9,982-calorie Quadruple Bypass Burger. She claims one manager made her record a video of a customer...
The ex-hostess said it was "terribly depressing" to work at the unhealthiest fast food restaurant. Read More The post Former Hostess at Heart Attack Grill Speaks Out appeared first on Ecorazzi.
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The Vegas-based Heart Attack Grill makes no bones about the danger its offerings pose to customers. The restaurant’s name warns diners what to expect if they eat what’s on the menu, and the grill’s 10,000 calorie ‘Quadruple Bypass Burger’ conveys a similarly ominous message. Show More Summary
Here's a totally bizarre interview with Heart Attack Grill founder Jon Basso, who wears a white doctor's coat and a stethoscope for the occasion. The Las Vegas restaurant owner calls his food "horrible for your health," and says he....
Murray's is a New York City institution. A temple of curd. If you're going to die of a heart attack, this is the place you go to cross life's finish line.
After successfully preparing and then consuming the first all-cheese grilled cheese sandwich without succumbing to a heart attack, Nick at Dude Foods came to the conclusion that he was invincible. More »
(Credit: Reddit) Leaked from today's 404 episode: - Heart Attack Grill spokesman dies of heart attack. - Two Atlanta women left with third-degree burns after Instagram feud fuels hot oil attack. - Apple reportedly testing curved glass for 'iWatch.' - CBS stations stop Tweeting about Dorner. Show More Summary
A well-known unofficial spokesman for the famous Heart Attack Grill in Las Vegas suffered a heart attack and died Monday. Proprietors of the restaurant talk about his notoriety for the restaurant. John Alleman, an unofficial spokesman for the Heart Attack Grill on the Las Vegas Strip, has passed away at the age of 52. Show More Summary
A man who visited Las Vegas’ Heart Attack Grill every single day has died of a heart attack. John Alleman, 52, dined at the eatery, which has a hospital theme and whose Quadruple Bypass Burger contains 9,982 calories, so often that he became its unofficial spokesman, reports the Las Vegas Sun. Show More Summary
John Alleman, a 52-year-old unofficial spokesman for the Heart Attack Grill — a restaurant notorious for exorbitantly and intentionally high-calorie fare such as “the Triple Bypass Burger” — has died of a heart attack, according to owner John Basso. As CBS News reports, the restaurant has come under scrutiny for previous incidents in which regular [...]
The unofficial spokesman for the Heart Attack Grill in Las Vegas has died of a heart attack. He is the second unofficial spokesman to die in the past two years.
Who didn’t see this coming? Spokesperson For Heart Attack Grill Dies In a sad, ironic twist, the second spokesman, in two years, for the infamous Heart Attack Grill has died of a heart attack… Via RadarOnline reports: John Alleman, ...
Heart Attack Grill No. 1 fan dies of heart attack via Rickey.org The unofficial spokesman for the Heart Attack Grill in Las Vegas has died of a heart attack. He was the second unpaid mascot to die in the past two years. John Alleman, 52, suffered an attack while waiting at a bus stop in front of the diner last week. The Voice • American Idol • The X Factor
We previously discussed how a man recently died died while eating a 6,000-calorie Triple Bypass burger at the infamous Heart Attack Grill. That death followed the death of Blair River (a 572-pound obese 29-year-old man) as their spokesman. Now the restaurant second unofficial spokesman, John Alleman, has died of a heart attack in front of [...]