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What’s REALLY Inside McDonald’s French Fries?

January 4, 2017 by


by Christina Goyanes Overview Of course, you want fries with that. Does the server behind the register even need to ask? Let’s face it, no meal at McDonald’s is complete without an order of its delicious fries. And to think, the world-famous french fries were added to the menu only as an afterthought. They replaced […]

Confessions from McDonald’s employees will make you second guess your next meal

September 12, 2016 by


According to, McDonald’s has nearly 2 million employees and more then 35,000 locations all over the world. With a location seemingly on every corner, there’s no wonder their employees have opinions about what happens in the building. 1.9 million employees as of 2014. McDonald’s has more than 35,000 locations in over 100 countries as […]

McDonalds closed for Sewage Backup

September 9, 2016 by


The Boston, MA BOH has closed the restaurant below for critical foodborne illness violations. MCDONALDS 540 COMMONWEALTH AV BOSTON MA. 02215 Inspection Date: 9/8/2016 Description ** Sewage and Waste Water Comments: Observed unidentifiable liquid covering floor of storage room in basement.Source of liquid is from broken main drain/sewage pipe. * Installed and Maintained Comments: Repair […]

What’s REALLY Inside McDonald’s French Fries?

August 15, 2016 by


by CRISTINA GOYANES French fries replaced potato chips on the McDonald’s menu back in 1949, nine years after the first-ever Micky D’s opened its doors for business in California. Photo Credit Smneedham/Photolibrary/Getty Images Overview Of course, you want fries with that. Does the server behind the register even need to ask? Let’s face it, no […]

McNugget Secret Ingredient: Molded Chicken Mush

December 20, 2014 by


By Erik Sherman for An attempt at transparency isn’t necessarily so appetizing. Admit it: You’ve eaten a McDonald’s Chicken McNugget. And if you have, you’ve wondered exactly what it’s made of. The texture isn’t anything like you’d expect from your Aunt Amy’s deep fryer, and the four available shapes are … odd for chicken. […]

McDonald’s rejects genetically modified potato

November 17, 2014 by


by Mateusz Perkowski, Capital Press McDonald’s has turned down genetically modified potatoes, but its developer seeks to sell them through alternate channels, according to a report in Capital Press. A new genetically modified potato has gotten the stamp of approval from USDA, but not from McDonald’s. The “Innate” potato was engineered by the J.R. Simplot […]

McDonald’s Happy Meal Toy Recall

November 13, 2014 by


McDonald’s is recalling a red whistle included with the Happy Meal Hello Kitty Birthday Lollipop Toy (#6) in the U.S. and Canada after recently discovering that components of the whistle can detach, posing a choking and aspiration hazard to young children. McDonald’s has received two reports of children who coughed out pieces of the whistle. McDonald’s […]