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 Fast Foods: Ads Vs. Reality 
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 Fast Foods: Ads Vs. Reality
I really don't eat fast food anymore; not like I used to in my teens. I couldn't tell you the last time I've been to a McDonalds or Burger King or even KFC. It's been literally years. I DO however, still like the occasional pizza, so I haven't totally abandoned fast food :wink: .

It's been a long time, but I do remember what those burgers looked like as opposed to the picture of it when you order. If anyone's seen the movie "Falling Down" during the burger joint scene, knows what I mean. The picture shows a perfect, succulent and delicious looking burger, and what you get looks like someone stepped on it. I can't imagine it has changed much since my last time at McDonalds.

Anyways, during one of my Internet wanderings, I happen to find a website that illustrates this very real inequality for everyone's amusement.

Here a typical example:

Arby's Beef 'n' Cheddar
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Or this:

Burger King Whopper
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If you can stomach the sad reality of fast food, check out their website for alot more examples:

http://www.thewvsr.com/adsvsreality.htm


Sun Mar 17, 2013 1:55 pm
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 Re: Fast Foods: Ads Vs. Reality
i gave up bk, mcdonalds and so on a long time ago and don't miss them at all.

the dvd of the movie super size me has a really disturbing extra feature about mcdonalds french fries.

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