Category Archives: fast food

Truckin, got my chips cashed in

Truckin got my chips cashed in. keep truckin, like the do-dah man Together, more or less in line, just keep truckin on. – The Dead.   One thing that Rome lacks, are food trucks. On the opposite spectrum, is NY. … Continue reading

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Kessler’s take on overeating

The former FDA commissioner, David Kessler, published a book last year, entitled “The End of Overeating.” I finally just got around to reading it, and I didn’t really put it down, except to eat and well, go to my job. … Continue reading

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This has to be a joke – “The Luther Burger”

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New York now adds salt reduction to the menu

New York city is now adding another requirement to force restaurants and food chains to improve the health of foods – reducing salt by 25% over the next five years. If you recall, NY has already been in the forefront … Continue reading

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The future of the big mac and junk food is heroin

The future evolution of the big mac. Considered a joke, but not so far off… David Kessler’s book, The End of Overeating, is also gaining some momentum. He basically says that junk food is addictive as heroin. Scripps Research Institute … Continue reading

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McDonalds and African Americans

At least in New York City, all of the TV ads for McDonalds are targeting African Americans. Does anyone else find this insane? There is even a site called 365black, a McDonald’s site that says: “At McDonald’s®, we believe that … Continue reading

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NYC’s pouring on the pounds campaign: man drinks blubber

If any of you live in NY and see the subway ads of “pouring on the pounds”, they are sorta disturbing and get the point across, at least visually with blubbery blubber overfloweth…Now, the NYC Health Department has made a … Continue reading

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