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This McDonald's Happy Meal Hasn't Been Touched In 6 Years

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 02.10.2016 | Healthy Living

It's no secret that fast food is a less-than-optimal fuel for your body. But somehow, the fact that it takes so darn long to decompose ...

Panama: Canal Crawls and a Cup of Perfect Coffee

Peter Mandel | Posted 02.03.2016 | Travel
Peter Mandel

Panama wants us to think of it as more than a feat of engineering; more than a continental bridge; more than headquarters for summer hats. This is why I am here. I want to check out its highlands and some of the animals and birds that you have to sneak around quietly to see.

Would You Like Kale With That? Big Healthy Changes Are Coming to the Fast Food Industry

Well+GOOD | Posted 02.05.2016 | Healthy Living
Well+GOOD

A new era of healthier fast food may be on the horizon, and Chick-fil-A's shocking replacement of its coleslaw with kale salad this month is just one example.

13 Super Bowl 50 Food and Pizza Deals

GOBankingRates | Posted 02.03.2016 | Business
GOBankingRates

By Ashley Redmond, Contributor The 2016 Super Bowl is just a week away, so there are some big decisions to make for the big day. Like: What wil...

55 Restaurants That Give You Free Food On Your Birthday

Thrillist | Posted 02.02.2016 | Taste
Thrillist

By: Sarah Anderson Credit: Lili Sams/Thrillist Waking up on your birthday to well wishes and good vibes from all the people who remembered is ...

That 'Chick-fil-A Diet' Is Actually Onto Something

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 02.02.2016 | Healthy Living

Chicken nuggets every day?  It's not the worst idea, actually. The Internet has been grilling Chick-fil-A over advice printed on t...

Ten Things Foreigners Love About America

René Zografos | Posted 01.29.2016 | Politics
René Zografos

It's about time. America has been a target for almost every intellectual writer the last decades. They have followed the mainstream and willingly criticized America without inhibitions. Enough is enough - here is a positive and very honest article about America for a change.

Is Butter The Next Big Burger Topping?

BurgerBusiness | Posted 01.29.2016 | Taste
BurgerBusiness

Burger joints can load up burgers with wild toppings. It's part of burgers' charm. But one of the hottest ingredients seems to be a staple of any res...

The Compelling Reason You Should Eat In Tonight

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 01.25.2016 | Healthy Living

You probably don't expect every meal you eat at a restaurant to contain a large number of calories. Sure, the occasional fast food cheat meal might be...

This Food Safety Expert Says Chipotle Is 'Focused On Bulls**t'

The Huffington Post | Joseph Erbentraut | Posted 01.25.2016 | Business

It’s been six months since the start of Chipotle’s food safety crisis -- a series of six outbreaks that have sickened at least 500 people...

Here's What They're Not Telling You About Vegetarianism

Galanty Miller | Posted 01.22.2016 | Comedy
Galanty Miller

It's not that I'm against eating animals. Rather, I oppose the inhumane way in which they're raised. It's the same reason I won't eat home-schooled ch...

To Berlin or Not to Berlin

Karl Wilder | Posted 01.22.2016 | Travel
Karl Wilder

I went to Berlin to see if it was a city I could live in, so it was with a critical eye I viewed the city. How did it rate against New York?

Which Fast-Food Cheeseburger Is the Healthiest?

Thrillist | Posted 01.25.2016 | Taste
Thrillist

By: Lee Breslouer Credit: Dustin Downing/Thrillist Cheeseburgers aren't exactly health food, even though the lettuce and tomato they (sometime...

How McDonald's Is Ripping Off Consumers in Europe

Gianluca Di Ascenzo | Posted 01.14.2016 | Business
Gianluca Di Ascenzo

This week, a coalition of European consumer rights organizations filed a complaint with the European Commission calling for an investigation into the widely-overlooked ways in which McDonald's abuses its power to squash competition and unfairly squeeze its franchisees and customers throughout Europe.

The Most Underrated Order At Your Favorite Fast Food Chain

Thrillist | Posted 01.15.2016 | Taste
Thrillist

By: Dan Gentile Credit: Dan Gentile/Thrillist Hidden among every fast-food chain's glossy limited-time offerings and tenured combo-menu favori...

Chipotle Set For Big Push To Win Back Customers

AP | Adam Goldberg | Posted 01.13.2016 | Business

NEW YORK (AP) — Chipotle says it will launch a marketing push in February to begin its road to recovery after a series of food scares, and tha...

Some New York Politicians Are Not Truthful to the Working Class

John Burnett | Posted 01.12.2016 | Politics
John Burnett

It's not easy to explain viable alternatives to sharply raising the minimum wage. Anything to the contrary makes a person sound like a scrooge. Who doesn't want to see people earn a higher wage, right?

5 Tips to Preparing Healthy Snack Choices for Kids

Maria Benardis | Posted 01.12.2016 | Healthy Living
Maria Benardis

Check nutrition labels to find out what's really in the product. If you don't recognize an ingredient don't but it. Below are five tips for making healthy snack choices for kids:

You Are Only as Healthy as the Food You Eat

Margaret Marshall | Posted 01.11.2016 | Healthy Living
Margaret Marshall

If I followed you with a video camera for a day to see what kind of food you eat, what would we see? What if I followed you for a week or a month? W...

McDonald's Business Model Goes On Trial

The Huffington Post | Dave Jamieson | Posted 01.07.2016 | Politics

The sight of McDonald's workers walking off the job in protest has been a public-relations nightmare for the company during the past three years. Now...

How to Hack the McDonald's McPick 2 Menu

Inverse | Posted 01.11.2016 | Taste
Inverse

This article originally appeared on Inverse. By Colin St. John McDonald's has been changing things up -- a lot -- as of late. Slipping sales...

McDonald's Tries To Revive Sales With 2-For-$2 Menu

The Huffington Post | James Cave | Posted 01.05.2016 | Taste

McDonald's likes to think they know what you want. And that includes crispy, cheesy, melty, marinara-y, New Year's resolution-wrecking mozzarella...

In Defense of Food: Michael Pollan on Eating Out

Lawrence Williams | Posted 12.30.2015 | Healthy Living
Lawrence Williams

We have an incentive structure that promotes the wrong type of foods, which have come with an enormous cost to all. It is difficult to overstate the implications of the current American diet.

Chefs Tell Us 2015 Food Trends That Need to Be Retired

Thrillist | Posted 12.28.2015 | Taste
Thrillist

By: Dan Gentile Credit: Laura Hayes/Thrillist Food trends come and go, but then there are those that linger on menus, hogging the semi-bitter leafy...

These 15 Restaurant Chains Are Switching To Cage-Free Eggs

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 12.15.2015 | Business

Call them birds of a feather. One by one, the country's major restaurant chains are promising to use only cage-free eggs.  Just this year, ...