1 month ago | Sandwiches
There sure are a lot of spicy items these days. At the Observer, we’ve recently noted spicy nuggets from McDonald’s and a spicy chicken sandwich from Shake Shack. Of course, Popeyes included a spicy option when introducing its chicken sandwich. Wh...
2 months ago | Eat This
We’ve had six presidents since 1981, but only one kind of McNuggets. There are certainly readers who have lived in a world without them, but the majority of us probably can’t easily call up memories of a McNuggets-less universe. McDonald’s modifie...
3 months ago | Eat This
I never really know who reads this stuff. How many of you are the sort of Observer-obsessive who's keeping close enough notes to know a) that I write for the paper about once a month and b) that during those times I have written exclusively about ...
4 months ago | Burgers
When I was around 6 years old, my mom had a distant acquaintance run some grift selling other moms something called the “Calendar of Virtues.” It was the kind of thing I imagine would have a hard time selling without relying on guilting distant ac...
6 months ago | Eat This
There’s a lot more going on right now than chicken. But there is also chicken going on. Richardson-based Golden Chick noticed that many of us spent the latter part of last year focused on fast food chicken sandwiches. In art, originality counts fo...
8 months ago | Breakfast
Wendy’s has breakfast now. I suspect many people have probably gone most of their lives unclear on whether Wendy’s has breakfast. But they didn't before, and now they do. Former World Series champion Aubrey Huff tells me we’ll all be dead inside t...