Las mejores y las peores hamburguesas están en…

¿Quién no siente la necesidad de vez en cuando de comerse una jugosa hamburguesa o un pollo frito acompañado de papitas? Es algo que me pasa de vez en cuando y que me lleva directo al “fast food” más cercano a cometer el pecado. Incluso se me hace la boca agua cuando pienso en el Meximelt de Taco Bell. En mis años de universidad no fallaba la orden: “2 Meximelt de pollo y unas papas supreme por favor”. Pero hoy …

What to Do When Seniors Linger? Call 911?

A small McDonald’s in Queens, N.Y., has become the center of a debate: Should local seniors be allowed to sit in the restaurant all day, hanging out with their friends while they drink coffee and nibble on food? Can the restaurant enforce a time limit for patrons, especially if the restriction seems aimed at one group of customers? Over the past few months, according to the New York Times, “a number of elderly Korean patrons and this McDonald’s they frequent …

Will Fast Food Save the World?

I once took it as a personal affront for anyone to suggest that I chow down at a fast food eatery. I do not necessarily dine at five-star restaurants every night but never would I lower my cultural standing by being seen at a place that serves fat-soaked burgers and French fries deep-fried in pig lard or whatever. But I think I may be changing my mind. My U-turn is based on an article by Bruce Watson in a newspaper …

News To Know: McSavings

Though many companies are cutting back on benefits, McDonalds is offering a lucrative retirement savings program to retain talent.