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Francis Levy | Posted 11.24.2014 | Books
Francis Levy

Punctuating pieces of writing with French phrases is a charming affectation that was more prevalent in previous ages. The idea of course is the English or American writer can evince a certain level of cultivation and/or sophistication through his knowledge of French.

Burger King's French Fry Experiment Totally Failed

The Associated Press | Candice Choi | Posted 08.14.2014 | Business

NEW YORK (AP) — Burger King is getting rid of its lower-calorie french fries at most restaurants after less than a year. The Miami-based chain sa...

Why This Burger King Ad Was Pulled From The Airwaves

The Huffington Post | Rachel Tepper | Posted 08.19.2013 | Business

An unusual Burger King ad has been pulled from Russian airways following concerns that the spot suggests the chain's Whopper sandwich is an alternativ...

Burger King Restuffs Its Menu

BurgerBusiness | Posted 05.18.2013 | Taste

Burger King continues to revamp its menu seasonally with waves of new items that surely are going to wear out the poor teens behind its counters.

How To Get Free Food This Week

Posted 12.04.2012 | Home

It seems like fast food companies are feeling generous this holiday season -- we've heard of three deals this week alone. If you want to score some fr...

Burger King Celebrates The Whopper's 55th Anniversary With 3 New Items

Posted 10.25.2012 | Home

Burger King is celebrating the 55th anniversary of the Whopper with three limited time only items, available in restaurants now. The offerings will be...

Burger King Japan Offers 5-Patty Whopper

Posted 06.18.2012 | Home

Burger King Japan, home of the former add-15-strips-of-bacon-to-your-burger promotion has launched yet another gluttonous limited-time offer: the five...

Ron Dicker

Bacon Sundae Gone Missing Where? | Ron Dicker | Posted 06.14.2012 | Business

In its new TV commercials that premiered Thursday, Burger King appears to be selling the sizzle without the sizzle. Two spots highlighting the fast...

Donna Summer's Other Career (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 05.18.2012 | Business

Not only does disco owe a debt to Donna Summer; Madison Avenue does, too. Summer, who died of cancer at age 63 on Thursday, was a major contributor...

Man Creates Whopper With 1,050 Strips

Posted 04.19.2012 | Home

Yesterday, we learned that Burger King Japan is offering a promotion in which you can add 15 strips of bacon on your burger for a mere 110 Yen, or $1....

Man Tackles Whopper With 1,050 Bacon Strips

Posted 04.19.2012 | Home

Yesterday, we learned that Burger King Japan is offering a promotion in which you can add 15 strips of bacon on your burger for a mere 110 Yen, or $1....

BREAKING THE BARISTA: Starbucks' Priciest Drink 'Tolerable, But Not Good'

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 02.20.2012 | Business

Ever wondered what's the most a cup of Starbucks coffee could cost? Blogger Logan Warren asked himself the same question, and with the help of a lo...

Burger King De-Thrones The 'King,' Crowns 'Mom'

Posted 10.19.2011 | Home

The King is dead. He's been replaced by a far more threatening monarch: mom. Burger King tossed out its previous ad agency and starting this weekend, ...

Bank of America: Too Big to Follow the Law

Don McNay | Posted 08.29.2011 | Business
Don McNay

Take from your money from places like Bank of America and move them banks and credit unions in your community. To my knowledge, none of them have paid a $8.5 billion settlement.

Burger King To Get Makeover

Posted 07.31.2011 | Home

First, McDonald's wanted to look like Starbucks. Now, Burger King wants to look like McDonald's. The chain is upgrading and changing both interior of ...

Pizza Burger, Meat Beast Whopper Introduced At New Burger King Whopper Bar

Huffington Post | Simon McCormack | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

New York City Burger King lovers should schedule an appointment with their cardiologist, because the BK Whopper Bar has arrived in Times Square. The ...

Burger King May Return To Kandahar, Says Petraeus

Huffington Post | Doug Sarro | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Today's AfPak Round-up: Taliban inquiry into civilian deaths gains interest from UN, NATO. International officials say the Taliban's proposal for a j...

Burger King Ads Underscore Imperialism of the Fast Food Nation

Cathy Erway | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Cathy Erway

It's hard to tell who's more clueless -- the peasants, who pick up parts of the burger in disconcerted quandary, or the producers, who ham themselves up as rugged pioneers.