Posts tagged "french fries"

When McDonald’s French Fries Are Used As Weapons

Yes, McDonald's French fries are very dangerous in the sense that you could inhale a super-sized order in the blink of an eye. But also, they can be physically dangerous, as demonstrated by a woman in Bordeaux who was seriously injured by one of the delicious potato wedges. Let this be a cautionary tale. It…

By: Ami Angelowicz / January 21, 2014

See How Your French Fries Are Aging

In a completely unofficial and gross experiment, one brave (or bored?) Redditor put McDonald's and KFC fries in airtight jars for three years just to see how they would age. Well, no doubt Mickey D's fries have better genes. Or do they? The French fry researcher points out that "this test is meaningless [because] too…

By: Ami Angelowicz / January 10, 2012

Quotable: Fergie Pretends French Fries Are “Poison”

"I’m not going to lie: There are times I play mind tricks on myself, like that the French fries are poison. With desserts, I’ll let myself have just one bite, but I’ll look like a freak when I’m eating it, like when I did Duncan Hines commercials as a kid, just savoring every morsel."Fergie,…

By: Jessica Wakeman / April 8, 2010

Waffle Fries, No Deep Fryer Required

Waffle fries are the holy grail of French fries for me, and it's not always easy to find them when I have a craving (or they're so weighed down with grease they're soggy -- ugh). Luckily, I came across Alexia Foods' Crunchy Snacks Waffle Fries at the grocery today. They don't need fried or cooked,…

By: Catherine Strawn / November 18, 2009

Wednesday Quickies!

Following in California's footsteps, the Massachusetts state senate voted to repeal a 1913 law that prevents the state from marrying out-of-state couples if their marriages would not be legal in their home states. [NY Times] Remember the "Liberty Fries" fiasco? Well, the hoity-toity French are embracing the American hamburger now. [NY Times] Acting out a…

By: Annika Harris / July 16, 2008

Crave: A Poster With A Bird, A French Fry, And A Message

This poster makes us sigh and laugh...oh, and hungry. [Etsy via Coveiter] [Photo: Etsy.com]

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / April 17, 2008