Displaying all articles tagged:

Fast Food

  1. Fast Food
    Ramadan Fasting in the Age of ChowhoundCooking — but not eating — aboard the Bistro Truck.
  2. Technology
    Texting For Your Next MealWelcome to the future.
  3. Fast Food
    Fast-Rising Under-Dog Phil’s Last Stand in the ReaderThe media rise of a 5-lb. sandwich.
  4. Fast Food
    The Sbarro of Tomorrow! Coming to Chicago (Ridge) June 12Sbarro of Tomorrow coming to suburban Chicago.
  5. Health Concerns
    Why Are Canada’s McNuggets Saltier Than America’s?A new study on fluctuating sodium levels finally gives us something to brag about to our northern neighbors.
  6. Mediavore
    M&M Ribs Makes Downtown Debut; Does Fast Food Cause Depression?Plus Burger King’s new menu and more, all in our morning news round-up.
  7. Fast Food
    Taco Bell Has Chipotle-EnvyStarting with the menu.
  8. Mediavore
    Doug Flutie’s Nephew Rescues Choking Applebee’s Patron; It’s a Cheap Month toPlus the pleasures of Camembert, and more, all in our morning news round-up.
  9. Mediavore
    Shark Fin Smugglers Get Caught; Hello Kitty Restaurant Wows JapanHigher minimum wage in San Francisco could mean fewer restaurant jobs, Wendy’s is big in Japan, and more in our daily news feed.
  10. Fast Food
    The Twisted History of the McRibChicago Magazine explores the history and technology behind the McRib.
  11. Mediavore
    Micah Wexler’s Favorite Ingredients; Five Guys on the RisePlus: A chocoholic fish was discovered, going back to boxed wine, and it turns out drunk isn’t the same for everyone.
  12. Mediavore
    Cape May Farmers Focus on Growing Beach Plums; Cheesecake Factory Rolls OutPlus: Chewing food longer helps people consume fewer calories; and Justin Bieber punks fast food drive-throughs, all in our morning news roundup.
  13. Mediavore
    Burger King Crash Shows the Dangers of Eating Fast Food; KFC Compiles a DossierPlus: Mexican papayas cause a small food-poisoning outbreak in Illinois; and American officials are pushing to broaden the types of E. coli that’s subject to regulation, all in our morning news roundup.
  14. Fast Food
    Bostonians: Not Really Into Fast FoodWe spend way less than other cities on the stuff.
  15. Mediavore
    Cops Bust Granny For Torturing Her Bacon-Loving Grandson; Ohio O.K.s ConcealedPlus: Booze is increasingly being sold at fast-food joints; and bumper corn crops might mean there’s a chance of food costs going down, all in our morning news roundup.
  16. Mediavore
    Resorts Defends Its Decision to Dump Fifty-Year-Old Flappers; Eating Dirt IsPlus: Obese children perform poorly on tests after ingesting unhealthy foods; and people in Wisconsin are illegally selling food stamps online, all in our morning news roundup.
  17. Mediavore
    Nutter Proposes Soda Tax to Close City Schools’ Budget Gap; Was Bin LadenPlus: Kids in California spend 24 hours in a Denny’s to set a Guinness World Record; and fast food jobs become desirable in the tough economy, all in our morning news roundup.
  18. Video Feed
    Reason.TV Tries to Down-Size South L.A.’s Fast-Food MoratoriumA conservative website brings out its “experts” to debunk the thinking that first went into the decision.
  19. The Chain Gang
    Subway Devouring McDonald’sThe sandwich-making megachain is the new king of fast food.
  20. Mediavore
    Bimbo Acquires Sara Lee’s Bakery Business; Libya Offers Food Money toPlus: Good magazine takes issue with Costco even after the big-box agreed to stop selling endangered fish; and Campbell’s Soup Co. works to curb a health crisis that it and other food companies helped create, all in our morning news roundup.
  21. Chain Gang
    J.D. Salinger Liked Burger King, Thought Other Fast-Food Chains Were PhoniesA newly unearthed trove of letters shows the ‘Catcher in the Rye’ author preferred Whoppers over other burgers.
  22. Health Concerns
    Calorie Counts Probably Don’t Make a Huge Difference to Fast-FoodIf you’ve decided to eat at a fast-food restaurant, you’ve already given up on the idea of healthy eating.
  23. Fast Food
    Fast-Food Restaurants Don’t Care About Your Stupid New Year’sThey know you’re feeling fat and poor. And they say: “So what?”
  24. The Chain Gang
    Chick-fil-A Is Anti-GayThe fast-food chain gets into bed with a “rabidly anti-gay” organization, in turn promoting a hateful and discriminatory agenda.
  25. Mediavore
    Drive-Thru Thief Caught; Too-Fancy CocktailsWhy robbing a drive-thru restaurant–through the window–is difficult, cocktails are too fancy these days, and more in your daily news.
  26. Blechtacular
    Fast-Food Joints Just Piling It All On NowSix-cheese-and-double-bacon pizzas, sausage balls, and a Taco Bell–Cinnabon collaboration are all about to become realities.
  27. MEDIAVORE
    Julia Child’s Posthumous Productivity; More on the Kwanzaa CakePlus: Jamie Oliver despises his wife, pizza wars, and more, all in our morning news roundup.
  28. Health Concerns
    South L.A. Fast Food Moratorium Likely To Remain“Westwood and Venice have community design guidelines for new construction and renovations; South Los Angeles deserves the same,” says council member Jan Perry.
  29. Mediavore
    McFadden’s Settles Discrimination Lawsuit; French Fast Food ChainPlus bartending can take a serious physical toll, and meat, milk, eggs and cheese prices are on the rise, all in our morning news roundup.
  30. The Chain Gang
    Smashburger and Elevation Burger Hit New YorkTwo fast-food favorites are poised to open dozens of locations throughout New York City.
  31. Mediavore
    Bimbo Buys Sara Lee; Calling Out The Twinkie DietThe Mexican food giant buys a big baker from the U.S., while a Kansas nutrition professor claims the Hostess snack helped him lose 27 pounds.
  32. Mediavore
    Adsum Backer Jon Runyan Wins Congressional Seat in NJ; Iron Chef Michael SymonPlus the chairman from Iron Chef America gets tapped to play the villian on Hawaii 5-0, and fast food is easier to buy than groceries for a half million Detroit residents, all in our morning news roundup.
  33. Mediavore
    Teens Indicted in Fatal Stabbing of Domino’s Driver; Beer Truck Douses MemorialPlus: mediocre ribs anger Randy Moss, and Detriot’s ‘food desert’ gets some landscaping, all in our morning news roundup.
  34. Mediavore
    Anna’s Taqueria Employees In Knife Showdown; Is Fruit Vending MachinePlus: Iron Chef fizzles in Australian debut, and “drunkorexia” plagues American youth, all in our morning news roundup.
  35. Mediavore
    The Trouble With Selling Bananas in Vending Machines; Fast-Food Workers UnionizePlus: Australia’s ‘Iron Chef’ doesn’t do too well, “drunkorexia,” and more, all in our morning news roundup.
  36. Health Concerns
    How Fast Food Will Survive in South CentralOne suggestion is a ban on new constructions within a half-mile of each other.
  37. Mediavore
    Paris Hilton Involved In Boa Hit-And-Run This Morning; Adam Richman’s FeelingsThe hotel’s heiress’s boyfriend returned to the scene of the crime later without her.
  38. Mediavore
    Local High School Students Fight For Hunger; McDonald’s Threatens DroppingPlus food safety advocates want more tests for E. coli, and wealthy Americans are eating more fast food, all in our morning news roundup.
  39. The Chain Gang
    Shocker: McDonald’s Voted Crappiest Fast-Food BurgerSo who makes the best? ‘Consumer Reports’ tries to find out.
  40. The James Weird Awards
    The James Weird Awards: Piss-Whiskey, Hairy Bagels, and Waffle House HijinxPlus: a suspicious-looking grocery thank-you note, and a brother and sister rob a Popeye’s with a golf club, in our weekly roundup of weird restaurant news.
  41. Fast Food
    McDonald’s Hamburgers: Almost Entirely IndestructibleWhat happens when you leave a Happy Meal out for 137 days? And for that matter, what happens when you dunk a cheeseburger in a vat of hydrochloric acid?
  42. Slideshow
    4Food Introduces the Viral RestaurantA tour of the most socially networked fast-food joint of all time.
  43. Blechtacular
    The NYT Goes Deep, Deep Into Daly City for JollibeeAnother key touchstone in the Bay Area’s Filipino cuisine: Jollibee.
  44. Fast Food
    Rick Tramonto Teams Up with Wendy’sThe former head chef of TRU is getting into the fast food salad business.
  45. Freebies
    Calling All CowsDress like a cow and get free chow at Chick-fil-A.
  46. Back of the House
    Eric Ripert Takes Burger Lessons From McDonald’s“It may sound crazy coming from a French chef, but the inspiration behind this burger is actually McDonald’s and Burger King.”
  47. Mediavore
    Mike Tyson Goes Vegan; Paris Hilton Gives Up In-N-OutA famous ear-biter goes meatless, while a famous socialite ditches fast-food.
  48. Empire Building
    Fast Food Bibimbap Chain Launches with Its Eye on L.A.Bibigo promises a Korean fast-food outlet in L.A. by the end of 2010.
  49. The Chain Gang
    Coney Island May Be Further Cheapened by Fast FoodRenderings for Joe Sitt’s retail structures imply a Taco Bell and “Bob’s Burgers” may be headed for Surf Avenue.
  50. Health Concerns
    Next Government Target: Happy Meal ToysDo toys attract kids to fatty foods?
Load More