Tag Archives: Kentucky Fried Chicken

How Thick is Your Bubble?

A few days ago, in response to something that I’d posted about the battle being waged between anti-tax, “small government” Republicans and those of us fighting to maintain public services, someone calling himself Alan2102, emerged from the shadows to accuse a number of us of being “out-of-touch” with the values of real Americans – those […]

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What Would LBJ Do?

I was just sitting here in bed, holding a wet washcloth to my throbbing head, and thinking about how ineffective Obama has been at pushing the Democratic agenda (see last post), when it occurred to me, as it often does at times like these, that we could use a man like LBJ in the White […]

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Doubling down and packing on the weight

A few people, in the wake of last night’s post on Jamie Oliver and the so-called “food revolution” that he’s bringing to our shores, have demanded that, in the spirit of fairness, I put something up on the site about Kentucky Fried Chicken’s recent announcement that they’ll be going live with the Double Down – […]

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Introducing the McGoatse

I wasn’t aware of the McDonalds 99-cent menu hack known as the McGangBang until this evening, when my friend George told me about it. Basically, it’s a McChicken sandwich, tucked inside of a Double Cheeseburger. As both items are on the McDonalds 99-cent menu, it’s $2.16 for the complete package, and, apparently it’s taking the […]

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