Here's a long-lost video from Spy Magazine's prank done for a 1994 television pilot: Bunny Burgers. Hosted by a young Kevin Nealon, to see "just how low American marketers would go to help us to get a completely ridiculous to your shopping mall," they designed stationary, made a 24-page business plan, hired an actor to [...]
January 30, 2009: Photograph from gree(blue)n, also on Flickr.
The McGangBang ranks up there in the holy pantheon of WTF. It's a sandwich made from a double cheeseburger and a McChicken sandwich — where you put an entire McChicken sandwich inside a double cheeseburger. It's a creative manipulation of existing menu items, and an exercise in [...]
We finally gave the Travel Channel's Man v Food a chance — we were under the assumption that it was mainly some sort of manly gross-out competitive eating show, but we were totally wrong. If anything, it's more like Diners, Drive-ins, and Dives, except without the preening and posturing of Guy Fieri, and Adam Richman, [...]
Photograph by Jason Little for Metromix
The gimmicky meatloaf "cake" with mashed-potato "icing" made the rounds, and we figured it'd die the honorable death of food memes whose time has passed.
Wrong. Chicago is now home to The Meatloaf Bakery. Guess what they serve.
Menu items include The Mother Loaf (beef, pork, and veal frosted with Yukon gold [...]
We were warned that this might happen all the way back in August, and now the time has finally come: McDonald's is moving to phase the Double Cheeseburger off the dollar menu.
The Oak Brook-based fast food giant confirmed Tuesday that it is asking franchise leaders to support the new sandwich, to be called the [...]
The rising cost of beef is killing the fast-food burger. Not sure whether this one counts as a victory or a loss, to be honest. [via Chow]