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Chicken Nuggets

What If I Moved In?

Melanie R. Silverman MS, RD, IBCLC | Posted 08.24.2014 | Parents
Melanie R. Silverman MS, RD, IBCLC

After I teach my picky eater program in people's offices, many parents ask (some beg) me to move into their homes. Lately, I've started thinking about a "break-your-picky-eater-from-the-inside" job. It wouldn't be hard. I'd need about a week.

Will Run For Food: Confessions of a Chubster

Anthony Romeo | Posted 03.02.2014 | Comedy
Anthony Romeo

I won't win these races. I will finish behind thousands of other men and women. And that's okay. If I can finish an entire thin-crust pizza, I can finish a race. I am a chubby runner, and I get to keep running for as long as I hate doing it.

Schools Meddle in Parents' Home-Packed Lunches: Why I'm Not Offended

Bettina Elias Siegel | Posted 01.27.2014 | Parents
Bettina Elias Siegel

Let me say up front that if my own kids' home-packed lunches were inspected by a school or government official, I'd be quite ticked off. But at the same time, these sorts of incidents just don't fill me with the horror or outrage that so many have expressed in the blogosphere.

PHOTO: The World's Largest Chicken Nugget

Posted 10.29.2013 | Weird News

As of Oct. 29, there's a new world's largest chicken nugget in our midst. Empire Kosher Poultry created the giant nugget for the Kosherfest trade show...

What's Really In A Chicken Nugget

The Huffington Post | Laura Schocker | Posted 10.30.2013 | Healthy Living

Unreal Eats is Healthy Living's original video series, where we go behind calorie counts and health claims to examine what's really in the processed f...

20 Favorite Childhood Meals With Adult Twists

Posted 10.16.2013 | OWN

Too old for chicken nuggets, fish sticks and macaroni and cheese? Not once you try these childhood favorites updated for adult palates. Ke...

Why I Cried For Joy When My Daughter Ate A Chicken Nugget

Denise Henry | Posted 01.23.2014 | Parents
Denise Henry

Eventually, I'll introduce Nina and her brothers to healthier snack options such as homemade chicken nuggets, sweet potato fries, kale chips, and edamame. But for now, when Nina says, "Mama, chicken nugget is yummy," it truly fills my heart with joy.

What's Actually In Chicken Nuggets

Reuters | Posted 10.04.2013 | Business

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Stand-up comedians have long joked that some things, like the actual components of chicken nuggets, are better left myster...

Munchie Monstrosities (or Stoner Dreams)

Foodbeast | Posted 09.24.2013 | Taste
Foodbeast

Jack in the Box now has a cheeseburger topped with a grilled cheese sandwich on their new late night menu. We see what you did there, Jack in the Box.

Confessions Of A Chicken Processing Plant Worker

Posted 03.05.2013 | Business

In 2010, over a year before the pink slime scandal came to light, there was a viral photo of pre-chicken nugget meat paste, more technically known as ...

PHOTO: Amazing Pegasus-Unicorn Chicken Nugget

Posted 09.13.2012 | Food

We have a new favorite chicken-nugget-shaped-like-another-thing. We all remember the "zombie" chicken nugget. How about the George Washington-shap...

Fast Food Employees Share The Worst Items To Order

Posted 07.09.2012 | Food

On the heels of a recent Reddit AMA (Ask Me Anything) with a McDonald's employee, an AskReddit conversation thread popped up yesterday that we couldn'...

Zombie Chicken McNugget For Sale

Posted 06.13.2012 | Food

Did you think to yourself, "perhaps this Zombie Apocalypse trend is finally behind us" today? Had you convinced yourself that we might have finally le...

George Washington McNugget Bidder Chickens Out On $8,100 Win

AP | Posted 03.09.2012 | Weird News

DAKOTA CITY, Neb. -- McWashington needs a new home. The top bidder for a McNugget that resembles President George Washington has chickened out of the...

Chicken McNugget Shaped Like George Washington Sells For $8,100

AP | Posted 05.05.2012 | Weird News

DAKOTA CITY, Neb. — Call it McWashington. A Nebraska woman has sold a three-year-old McDonald's Chicken McNugget that resembles President Georg...

VOTE: Does This Chicken Nugget Look Like George Washington?

Posted 02.23.2012 | Weird News

For just a few hundred dollars, this bite of history can be yours. An Iowa woman is auctioning off a McDonald's chicken nugget -- which she claims ...

Student's Homemade Turkey Sandwich Taken For Nuggets Was Teacher's Mistake

AP | By EMERY DALESIO | Posted 02.17.2012 | Education

RALEIGH, N.C. -- It was a tale of government meddling that outraged radio talk show hosts and a pair of Congress members: A 4-year-old was forced to d...

Did a State Inspector Really Make a Child Trade Her Home-Packed Lunch for Nuggets?

Bettina Elias Siegel | Posted 08.08.2012 | Food
Bettina Elias Siegel

A recent story claimed that a preschooler in a North Carolina school was forced by a state inspector to give up her packed lunch and take a school lunch of chicken nuggets. Something didn't smell right to me.

Preschooler's Homemade Turkey Sandwich Replaced With Nuggets

Posted 04.16.2012 | Education

A preschool student at West Hoke Elementary School in North Carolina ended up eating three chicken nuggets for lunch two weeks ago -- because a state ...

7,000 Pounds Of Chicken Nuggets Recalled

AP | Posted 09.26.2011 | Denver

GREELEY, Colo. — A voluntary recall of thousands of pounds of ready-to-eat chicken was expanded over concerns that the meat could be contaminate...

WATCH: Epic Meal Time Kids Edition

Posted 06.28.2011 | Comedy

Fighting childhood obesity might be Michelle Obama's pet cause, and she may have Beyonce on her side, but we don't know how much of a chance they stan...

Taste-Off: McDonald's vs. Burger King's Chicken Nuggets

YumSugar | Posted 06.04.2011 | Food

"Crispy. Tender. New," the Burger King website declares of its latest menu item, BK Chicken Tenders. Funny: they might've been new on the BK lineup, b...

PHOTO: Pre-Chicken Nugget Meat Paste, AKA Mechanically Separated Poultry [Updated]

Posted 05.09.2012 | Food

The photo above [SEE UPDATE BELOW] has been extensively passed around recently, and for good reason: it's a peek into the rarely-seen world of mechani...

Chicken Nugget RECALL: Perdue Farms Recalls Frozen Nuggets

CBS News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food

(CBS/AP) Consumers cried foul after bits of blue plastic showed up in their chicken nuggets - and Perdue Farms Inc. responded by recalling more than 9...

911 McNuggets Call: Latreasa L. Goodman Calls 911 3 Times Over McNuggets "Emergency" (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Nicholas Graham | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Police were not buying Latreasa L. Goodman's definition of emergency after she called 911 three times to report that her local McDonald's was out of c...