Tag Archives: fast food

Advertising slip-ups

This is me musing on other follies than listening to Donald Mussolini yammer about whatever stupid shit strikes his fancy for the moment. There’s a Debit or Credit card issuer supposedly giving an “insane” 10% cash back, two things leap … Continue reading

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Not amused.

There’s a fast food chain. Lots of them, but this one in particular just came out with a new line of mushroom cheeseburgers. It’s already fried beef with more calories in one serving than you need for two days. Very … Continue reading

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Fast Food Forward!

A working wage for those working in the fast food industry is a righteous cause to struggle to get! There is now a strike of fast food workers underway being led by Fast Food Forward that is seeking a change … Continue reading

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Hardees, Carls Jr, like you mean it

TRUTH IN ADVERTISING DEPT.– Critics of the latest Hardees & Carls Jr ad campaign don’t think the supermodel actually means to eat that egg & bacon cheeseburger, sandwiched between buns of mortarboard. Obviously she’s neither eating that burger, nor blowing … Continue reading

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I’m going loroco thinking about you!

OK I don’t know just why, but I’m going loroco thinking about you! LA PUPUSA MAS GRANDE DEL MUNDO — Well who took the real fast food away from the US? Imagine if we had vendor carts downtown in Acacia … Continue reading

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Yum! It’s Burger King!

Now, Kids, restrain yourselves. Please don’t have a heart attack rushing out to get the latest item on some Burger Kings’ menus. The Bacon Sundae! JUST WHEN WE THOUGHT THAT BURGER KING COULDN’T GET ANY NASTIER, TOO!

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Louvre knows art from food from rot

A little birdie traveler confirms the recently reported outrage about a McDonalds franchise in the Louvre. The good news: McDs was not permitted to adjoin the international food court where concessioners serve varieties of real meals. Instead the Happy Meals … Continue reading

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A Coke a day keeps the doctor in payola

Did you hear that Coke has partnered with the American Academy of Family Practitioners to offer nutritional advice about how Coca-Cola products can be part of a child’s healthy diet? What, with a side order of stomach pump? Have they … Continue reading

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Smart choices graded on a curve

With local produce, organics and natural foods adorning their packaging with seals of approval to differentiate themselves from ordinary supermarket slop, the processed food purveyors have conjured their own green badge. They call it the SMART CHOICES program, and it’s … Continue reading

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the food revolution starts here. only the healthy will survive.

There is a spate of recent films spilling the beans about the corporate takeover of the global food economy. Many are available online or through Amazon and Netflix.   Please watch some of these. Show your kids. Host a screening … Continue reading

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A Modern Marvel.

So the show that was just on, Modern Marvels, this evenings episode was Fast Food… basically an hour long commercial for McDonalds praising them for all the wondrous Gifts of the Kroc Magi. Yeah, whatever, but then there were a … Continue reading

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