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McDonald's Portion Sizes Have Drastically Changed Since 1955

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 09.10.2015 | Healthy Living

McDonald's portions have super-sized since the fast food chain's first store opened in 1955. At that time, a customer could order only one size of fri...

A Culinary Wasteland

Karl Wilder | Posted 09.09.2015 | Taste
Karl Wilder

I've spent a lot of time on the road lately. When you are driving to and from, eventually you need a meal that does not come out of a vending machine....

10 Things You Didn't Know About Waffle House

The Daily Meal | Posted 09.09.2015 | Taste
The Daily Meal

There are few chains that inspire more loving devotion than Waffle House. It seems like everyone who's ever visited one has a special place in his or her heart for this unique chain. But even if you're a loyal devotee, we bet that there are some things you don't know.

The 10 Most Underrated Burgers in America

Thrillist | Posted 09.09.2015 | Taste
Thrillist

By: Kevin Alexander and Andy Kryza Credit: Sara Norris/Thrillist We spend a lot of our time preaching about the glory of the best burgers all over ...

10 Things You Didn't Know About Domino's

The Daily Meal | Posted 09.08.2015 | Taste
The Daily Meal

For many of us, Domino's Pizza was an essential part of our childhood. From being slightly confused by The Noid to counting down that 30-minute window in which they promised our pizza would be delivered, delivery pizza was synonymous with Domino's.

Meatless Monday: Delicious Change is Just Around the Corner -- Bar Bombon

Ellen Kanner | Posted 06.30.2016 | Green
Ellen Kanner

Nicole Marquis has already conquered her hometown of Philadelphia, serving up meatless fast food at HipCityVeg and vegan small plates and strong drink...

Taco Bell's 'Naked Crispy Chicken Taco' Is Loco

Foodbeast | Posted 09.02.2015 | Taste
Foodbeast

A Foodbeast reader sent over a pretty awesome photo of a Taco Bell taco made with a crispy chicken shell. A few quick calls and we were able to confirm that this taco is the real deal.

The Labor Ruling McDonald's Has Been Dreading Just Became A Reality

The Huffington Post | Dave Jamieson | Posted 08.28.2015 | Business

WASHINGTON -- McDonald's, Burger King and every other company that relies on a franchise business model just suffered the legal setback they've been f...

Labor Secretary Tom Perez To Join The Fight For $15

The Huffington Post | Dave Jamieson | Posted 08.24.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Fast-food workers who are hoping to raise the minimum wage will find an ally in the Obama White House this week, with Labor Secretary To...

101 Best Food Trucks In America 2015

The Daily Meal | Posted 08.17.2015 | Taste
The Daily Meal

Food trucks are more than just kitchens on wheels. Even if the buzz around the food truck renaissance started off frenzied and then cooled a bit, the resilience of these mobile eateries is a testament to the fact that creative, quite literally chef-driven food need not be limited to wallet-busting restaurants.

11 Fast Food Orders That Actually Aren't Terrible For You

PureWow | Posted 08.14.2015 | Healthy Living
PureWow

If you want the 100% healthiest item on a fast food menu, you already know what to do. Get the salad. Or the apple slices. But if you're ordering fast...

How to Eat Healthy at... Starbucks

SELF | Posted 08.05.2015 | Healthy Living
SELF

It's not just great for iced lattes. You can grab a quick, healthy lunch for under 500 calories at the ever-present coffee chain with these Self-approved picks.

We Ate (And Ranked) Everything On McDonald's Secret Menu

Thrillist | Posted 08.04.2015 | Taste
Thrillist

Any order that's too off-menu will have to be DIY. But make no mistake, they will make you that Big Mac with eight patties.

Drive-Thru Robot Freaks Out Innocent Fast Food Workers

The Huffington Post | Steven Hoffer | Posted 08.04.2015 | Weird News

Self-driving cars may be just around the corner, and one can only hope they'll feature creepy robot chauffeurs to fetch your fast food like the one in...

Minimum Wage Hikes: Few Clear Winners

Sara Zervos | Posted 07.30.2015 | Impact
Sara Zervos

Minimum wage hikes do entail income redistribution, but don't impact income inequality. Low wage workers will get a pay increase, but it is consumers who pay the obvious price to support this transfer, not the rich.

Naugles Soft Opening Swamped. It Isn't Just the Burritos

Charles Karel Bouley | Posted 07.30.2015 | Los Angeles
Charles Karel Bouley

It wasn't just about the burrito. It wasn't just about the sauce, be it green or red, or anything else on the menu. It was, and will be, about remembering, about tradition; about a piece of the past shiny and new again.

McDonald's Manager Confirms A 'Secret Menu' Exists

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 07.21.2015 | Taste

For years, McDonald's super-enthusiasts have insisted that the fast food chain has a real secret menu. Their claims were verified Saturday by a Scotla...

Restaurant Meals Are Just As Unhealthy As Fast Food

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 07.24.2015 | Healthy Living

Fast food is associated with clogged arteries, obesity and overall poor health, but full-service restaurants are often serving up even more sodium and...

5 Fast-Food Breakfasts That Are Guaranteed To Blow Your Diet

The Daily Meal | Posted 07.20.2016 | Taste
The Daily Meal

Fast food chains have done a very good job of turning breakfast into a game.

Girl Puts GPS Trackers On Cats -- Reveals Late-Night Burger King Runs

Van Winkle's | Posted 07.17.2016 | Entertainment
Van Winkle's

Outdoor cats are known night-wanderers. It's in their nature to slink off into the darkness whenever the mood strikes. But where do their evening pursuits take them? 13-year-old Evahn Martinsen was so curious that she took to strapping a GPS as part of her school science project.

Restaurant Bartender Leaves A Single Beer Out To Remember Fallen Soldier

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 07.17.2015 | Good News

This bartender is paying tribute to a fallen soldier in an unexpected way. Brian Avey, who works at a Buffalo Wild Wings restaurant in Tacoma, Washin...

The White Castle Story: The Birth Of Fast Food And The Burger Revolution

Consumerist | Jenny Che | Posted 07.14.2015 | Business

Back in 1921, when Edgar Waldo “Billy” Ingram and Walter Anderson imagined what their legacy would ultimately be, they probably didn’t believe t...

How Can I Avoid Eating Tempting, High-Calorie Foods?

Lorie Eber | Posted 07.13.2016 | Healthy Living
Lorie Eber

These days formidable willpower is required to resist the call of ubiquitous supersized fast food, sugar-laden snacks, and triple portioned restaurant...

Jenny Che

Subway Is In Big Trouble -- Unrelated To Jared

HuffingtonPost.com | Jenny Che | Posted 07.14.2015 | Business

It's one of the worst performers in the fast food industry.

McDonald's 'Sustainable' Filet-O-Fish Threatens Alaska Fishermen's Livelihood

The Huffington Post | Joe Satran | Posted 07.13.2015 | Taste

In January 2013, McDonald's made waves in the media by committing to use only wild Alaskan pollock, certified as sustainable by the Marine Stewardship...