This Fast-Food Chain Just Brought Back Its Beloved Fried Pickles

Will Kreznick

Zaxby’s award-winning chicken sandwich has a new (old) sidekick! Fried pickles are back on the menus at select locations of the beloved chicken chain, and fans are rejoicing.

“Fried Pickles are a perennial favorite with our guests, and we can’t wait for you to try them with our Signature Sandwich,” said Zaxby’s chief marketing officer Joel Bulger. “They’re crispy and tender at the same time while that tasty dill pickle flavor cuts right through.”

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The popular side dish is made of thin slices of dill pickles coated in a cornmeal breading—a

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Fake Fast Food Restaurateur (and Filmmaker) Kevin Smith Welcomes Austin to Mooby’s: Silent Bob talks fan connection, veganism, and Mooby’s origins – Food

Will Kreznick

My post vaccination restaurant rebound hasn’t been the unending feast I dreamed about during a year of home cooking. I’ve dined on some patios where menus have been replaced with QR codes, but mostly I’ve optioned for trailers and takeout.

Painfully, I haven’t even slid into the booth at one of my hallowed Chinese buffets yet.

And I’ve almost completely forgotten about fast food since Taco Bell callously expunged the 7-layer burrito from existence and both Sonics in central East Austin suspiciously went dark – as if we weren’t entering the perfect season for a 44oz cherry limeade slushy.

Nonetheless,

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Inside the ‘Happy Meal House,’ the Largest Collection of Fast-Food Toys in the World

Will Kreznick
Percival R. Lugue has Guinness World Record for the Biggest Fast-food Toy Collection in the World

Collage: VICE / Images: Courtesy Percival R. Lugue

Despite becoming a “serious collector of fast-food toys” in the 80s, Percival R. Lugue did not think that his hobby would get him international recognition, until a friend visited his house and saw his impressive collection. 

“My goodness, these are just enormous,” Lugue recalled his friend saying. “They’re one for the books.” 

This inspired him to reach out to the Guinness World Records for a shot at world-class fame. And that’s how, in 2014, Lugue became the first person to set the record for the largest collection of fast-food restaurant toys,

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McDonald’s Workers Plan a Strike In 15 Major Cities Next Week

Will Kreznick

If you visit a McDonald’s location in a major city on May 19, you may not receive service as expected. That’s because cashiers and cooks of the fast-food giant plan to strike in 15 cities across the country to demand a $15 minimum wage.

Vice reports that the walk-out is timed to take place the day before McDonald’s annual shareholder meeting, where the issue of $15 hourly wage is expected to be on the agenda. The workers, who are part of the Fight For $15 movement, will be walking off the job in Los Angeles, Oakland, Sacramento, Miami, Tampa, Orlando,

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9 Worst Fast-Food Bacon Menu Items

Will Kreznick

Bacon, bacon, and more bacon. That seems to be the trend many people flock to when ordering a meal at a fast-food joint or even preparing their own American-style breakfast or breakfast sandwich at home. Bacon is a greasy, delicious, yet fatty staple that people can’t seem to get enough of. And it’s found its way into more than just breakfast, as a trip to any fast-food restaurant will show you. Fast-food bacon-based menu items are everywhere.

On bread, cookies, donuts, mixed in boozy drinks, sugary milkshakes, and of course in meaty fast-food sandwiches, bacon is becoming even more

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