Olive Garden

If You Think Olive Garden Is Healthier Than McDonald's, Think Again

By | Sat, 01/11/2014 - 15:28

Researchers explored whether sit-down restaurants like Olive Garden are actually healthier than fast food such as McDonald’s, and found surprising results.

Big Mac

Science Teacher Eats McDonald’s For 90 Days, Loses 37 Pounds

By | Mon, 01/06/2014 - 13:36

Joe Cisna, a science teacher from Iowa, lost weight after eating McDonald’s for 90 days.


McDonald’s Website Instructs Employees Not To Eat Its Food

By | Tue, 12/24/2013 - 11:03

Offering advice from its employee website, McDonald's suggests employees choose healthier options, such as a salad and sandwich, when selecting a meal from a fast-food menu.


Fast Food Symbols Spur Impatience, Impair Enjoyment

By | Thu, 11/21/2013 - 17:01

McDonald's and other fast food chains may have a negative effect on your ability to savor the moment, as they emphasize getting things fast.


McDonald’s Frozen McRib Photo Goes Viral: What’s The Frozen Pork Meat Really Made Of?

By | Thu, 11/14/2013 - 15:27

A photo of the frozen McRib has gone viral, and many are questioning what’s in the pork meat.

McDonalds burger

Bootleg American-Inspired Fast Food Pops Up In Iran: ‘Mash Donald’s’, ‘Pizza Hat’ And ‘Subways’

By | Sat, 11/02/2013 - 17:17

Iran has produced a number of 'faux-franchises' that mirror U.S. fast food chains.

Happy Meals

McDonald’s Criticized For Bringing Books To Happy Meals

By | Thu, 10/10/2013 - 21:38

The fast food chain will be accompanying its Happy Meals with books instead of toys.


Fancy Fast Food: Famous Chefs Turn McDonald’s Into Fine Dining

By | Thu, 10/03/2013 - 22:26

McDonald's threw an event bringing together several top chefs in the attempt to elevate their meals to fine dining.

chicken nuggets

Study Shows Chicken Nuggets Mostly Comprised Of Fat, Not Chicken Meat

By | Sat, 09/28/2013 - 16:53

Researchers studied the autopsy of chicken nuggets from two U.S. food chains and found they contain things other than simply chicken breast.

Mighty Wings

McDonald’s To Offer 'Mighty Wings' Nationwide Starting In September [VIDEO]

By | Tue, 08/27/2013 - 11:30

McDonald's Mighty Wings will be coming to a store near you starting Sept. 9. Find out more about pricing, flavor, and all the special dipping sauces.

Screenshot from BuzzFeed YouTube video on Fast Food Consumption

Fast Food Eaten Per Second In America: New Video Showcases Latest Fast Food Statistics

By | Tue, 06/04/2013 - 14:40

A new video has gone viral showing viewers just how much fast food is eaten per second in the US. The billion dollar industry serves one in four Americans everyday.

McDonald's food

McDonald's CEO Called Out By 9-Year-Old Hannah Robertson For Selling Junk Food To Kids [VIDEO]

By | Sun, 05/26/2013 - 11:59

At the fast food giant's shareholder meeting last wee, McDonald's CEO Don Thompson got an earful from a fourth grader.

McDonald's Cuts Angus Burgers from Menu

McDonald’s Cuts Angus Burgers: Too Expensive, Less Healthful Than Big Macs

By | Thu, 05/09/2013 - 23:50

McDonald’s will cut Angus burgers from its menu options, according to recent reports. The items were too expensive, and significantly less healthful than the perennially popular Big Macs.

A man walks out from a KFC restaurant in Taiyuan, Shanxi province.

China Media Train Fire on U.S. Food Giants Over Chicken Scare

By | Thu, 01/17/2013 - 09:18

Just weeks after Chinese authorities cleared Yum Brands Inc and McDonald's Corp of charges they had served chicken laced with excessive chemicals, local media are again attacking the iconic American firms.

McDonald's Menu

McDonald's To Post Calorie Listings Nationwide, Add More Healthy Alternatives

By | Tue, 09/18/2012 - 11:20

McDonald's has announced, starting next week, it will begin listing calorie information at more than 14,000 restaurants across the country.