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Firehouse Subs Is the Home to a Gentle Giant

Joshua Estrin | Posted 07.28.2014 | Impact
Joshua Estrin

While I wanted to understand the man behind the sandwich that uses close to a pound of meat I never expected it would take me to Great Falls, Montana, where I spoke with Sorensen on a 9,000-acre ranch that he co-owns.

A Sneak Peek At McDonald's Special World Cup Sandwiches

The Huffington Post | Alison Spiegel | Posted 05.28.2014 | Taste

A McBrazil, anyone?

Deceptive minimum wage rhetoric won't help working poor

Dale Hansen | Posted 07.28.2014 | Detroit
Dale Hansen

Over the past year there have been many discussions surrounding the minimum wage, and whether now is the time to raise it. Fast food workers went on s...

TGI Fridays' Artisanal Food Trucks Are A Giant Bummer

The Huffington Post | Alison Spiegel | Posted 05.28.2014 | Taste

The end of food trucks and the end of days.

TV Commercials Just Got Worse

The Huffington Post | Jessica Toomer | Posted 05.27.2014 | TV

A popular restaurant chain is giving us a new reason to hate commercials. Arby's, the fast food joint famous for its beefy sandwiches and cowboy h...

13 Powerful Photos Of McDonald's Workers Protesting For Better Pay

The Huffington Post | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 05.23.2014 | Business

Hundreds of protesters descended on McDonald's headquarters in Oak Brook, Illinois, this week to demand the right to unionize and a $15 minimum wage, ...

Where Your Favorite Fast-Food Chains Began

The Daily Meal | Posted 07.23.2014 | Taste
The Daily Meal

How did these chains first get off the ground?

For Here

Marc Trujillo | Posted 07.20.2014 | Arts
Marc Trujillo

'TN7' 11"x 15" oil on panel This is a painting I did of an in-flight meal, the title is the flight number I was on when I had the meal. I wanted to d...

McClimate Change With A Side Of Fries

Stephanie Feldstein | Posted 07.22.2014 | Green
Stephanie Feldstein

Polls have shown that Americans are eating less meat than they used to, and that's good news for the environment and wildlife. It could be good news for McDonald's, too, if the company finally decided to add a meat-free sandwich to its line-up.

9 Food Chains With The Most Recognizable Scent, In Order

The Huffington Post | Alison Spiegel | Posted 05.22.2014 | Taste

You know it when you smell it.

McDonald's CEO Under Pressure In Wake Of Protests

AP | By CANDICE CHOI and TAMMY WEBBER | Posted 07.22.2014 | Business

OAK BROOK, Ill. (AP) — McDonald's CEO Don Thompson sought to address a growing chorus of critics on issues including worker pay and marketing to chi...

McDonald's Protesters Arrested Outside Corporate Headquarters

The Huffington Post | Kim Bellware & Jillian Berman | Posted 05.23.2014 | Business

OAK BROOK, Ill. -- Police arrested a rabbi and others who took part in a protest on the campus of McDonald's headquarters on Wednesday afternoon. ...

More Fast Food Unrest Coming

Reuters | Posted 07.21.2014 | Business

By Lisa Baertlein May 21 (Reuters) - Fast-food workers from three dozen U.S. cities on Wednesday will protest at the headquarters of ...

'Fast Food Folk Song' Will Make You Laugh And Crave Tacos At The Same Time

The Huffington Post | Melissa McGlensey | Posted 05.20.2014 | Good News

This musical drive-thru order will put a smile on your face, and, if you try it yourself, maybe even a burrito in your mouth. The "Fast Food Folk ...

Let's Ban Food and Beverage Ads! We Can Eat When We Are Hungry and Drink When We Are Thirsty Like Nature Intended

Jeff Ritterman, MD | Posted 07.20.2014 | Healthy Living
Jeff Ritterman, MD

Hunger is nature's way of telling us that we are energy deficient and should eat. The "genius" of advertising is that we eat even when we are not hungry and we do so without even being consciously aware of our eating behavior.

Burger King Ditches Slogan

AP | CANDICE CHOI | Posted 07.19.2014 | Business

NEW YORK (AP) — Burger King is scrapping its 40-year-old "Have It Your Way" slogan in favor of the more personal "Be Your Way." The chain says the ...

Healthy Role Model: Please LeBron James, Just Do It

Daniel J. Schultz | Posted 07.19.2014 | Healthy Living
Daniel J. Schultz

Athletes are concerned about their legacies on the playing field, however, imagine if athletes also started to be concerned with the legacies they leave with the foods they endorse?

LOOK: McDonald's 'Secret Menu' Items

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 05.23.2014 | Taste

Here are 13 of McDonald's off-the-menu items to give a whirl.

The World's Most Alcoholic Beers

The Daily Meal | Posted 07.16.2014 | Taste
The Daily Meal

Did you know that you're currently sipping lager in the midst of an all-out beer war? It's true. Brewers all over the world have been in a no-holds-ba...

11 Things You Didn't Know About McDonald's

The Daily Meal | Posted 07.15.2014 | Taste
The Daily Meal

More than any chain, McDonald's is what you probably think of when you think of the word "behemoth." It's simply massive, and is most likely the only company that just about everybody on earth has heard of.

Working At McDonald's Is Starkly Different In These 3 Countries

The Huffington Post | Kevin Short | Posted 05.15.2014 | Business

No matter where you go in the world, you can rest assured that your Big Mac will taste basically the same: two all-beef patties, special sauce, lettuc...

Jillian Berman

America's Terrible Fast Food Pay Has Gone Global, And Workers Are Fighting Back

HuffingtonPost.com | Jillian Berman | Posted 05.15.2014 | Business

“It’s nice to see a little bit of America here.” That’s what Sherry Shipley, an American expat living in Vietnam, told USA Today upon the ...

The Case for a Basic Guaranteed Income for All

Carl Gibson | Posted 07.13.2014 | Politics
Carl Gibson

We can't call ourselves a free country until working Americans are freed from poverty wages and dead-end jobs.

The Most Popular Items On McDonald's Secret Menu

So Good | Posted 07.12.2014 | Taste
So Good

Gape in awe at the monstrous meat creations that are available with a little knowledge of the possibilities.

McDonald's Is Testing Out New French Fries

The Huffington Post | Alison Spiegel | Posted 05.09.2014 | Taste

McD's is shakin' things up.