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Taco Bell Breakfast: War With McDonald’s Heats Up

Taco Bell Breakfast: War With McDonald's Heats Up

The Taco Bell breakfast has already been outpacing sales at competitor McDonald’s, and now the Mexican food chain is taking direct aim at the Golden Arches. In a new advertising campaign promoting its Waffle Taco, Taco Bell is directly calling out its fast food competitor. One advertisement features a man who has been eating the… Read more »

Taco Bell, McDonald’s Play Dirty in Breakfast Wars

Taco Bell and McDonald's play dirty in breakfast wars.

Taco Bell is taking their new role as breakfast providers seriously — much to the chagrin of McDonald’s. Whereas Taco Bell could have chosen to quietly enter the world of breakfast without creating too many waves, the company has obviously opted for a different route. So what has Taco Bell done to escalate the breakfast… Read more »

Does The Taco Bell Breakfast Really Pose A Threat To McDonalds?

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Can the Taco Bell breakfast really do some serious damage to McDonald’s bottom line? Since the new menu items just arrived around the country last month, there’s a strong possibility that the world’s number one fast food joint could feel the sting of competition for the next several weeks. After all, folks will probably pick… Read more »

Free Coffee At McDonald’s As Breakfast War Erupts With Taco Bell

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How would you like a free coffee with your breakfast? Most people would, and fast food giants McDonald’s and Taco Bell are currently head-to-head in a fully blown breakfast war to get your business. It basically started when Taco Bell featured an all-new advert with 25 men REALLY named Ronald McDonald who were showing their… Read more »

McDonald’s Fights Taco Bell’s Breakfast Menu With Free Coffee

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McDonald’s is initiating a counter-attack in their war against Taco Bell’s breakfast menu. On Friday, March 28, 2014, McDonald’s announced they’ll be offering breakfast customers a free cup of McCafe coffee. According to Fox, the largest fast-food chain in the world said the campaign will start this coming Monday, and will give breakfast customers, at… Read more »

Couple OD On Heroin At McDonald’s As Kids Play

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An Indiana couple were found unresponsive at a McDonald’s play area. After a closer look, it was found out the couple had overdosed on heroin. According to the Washington Post, the fire department in Green Township, just west of Cincinnati, responded to a call on Sunday about two unresponsive adults in a McDonald’s indoor play… Read more »

McDonald’s Kicks Out Elderly Couple Because Their ‘Half-Hour’ Was Up

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A McDonald’s branch in Culpeper, Virginia is the center of fast-food controversy this week for allegedly kicking out an elderly couple from the restaurant while the two were in the middle of eating, WJLA reports. The couple, 87-year-old Carl Becker and 81-year-old Barbara Becker were enjoying their McDonald’s dollar sandwich when they were booted out… Read more »

Taco Bell To Battle Starbucks And McDonald’s At The Breakfast Table

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Taco Bell isn’t the only chain that wants you to spend some money on their tasty selection of breakfast items. Since it’s reportedly the most important meal of the day, restaurants want to capitalize on your urge to satisfy those cravings in their own unique ways. Now that Taco Bell has stepped into the battlefield,… Read more »

Man Sues McDonald’s For $1.5 Million Over Napkin

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A California man is the newest enemy to McDonald’s. He is suing the large fast-food restaurant chain for $1.5 million dollars, over one napkin! Webster Lucas claims he was stiffed on napkins when he came in for a quarter pounder deluxe. When he found out he had only one napkin, he went back to the… Read more »

Valentine’s Day Is Coming, So Reserve A Table At McDonald’s

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For those who haven’t noticed, Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. If you discover that your favorite restaurant is completely booked because you forgot to make reservations, then rest easy — there are still a few options still available. Although you run the risk of completely offending your date by suggesting such an idea,… Read more »

McDonald’s ‘Adventure Time’ Happy Meals Pretend Girls Don’t Exist

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Adventure Time, the hit Cartoon Network animated series, is known for its strong female characters. In fact, the Adventure Time creator, Pendleton Ward, takes a special pride in his ability to write girl characters without resorting to stereotypes and clichés. “I feel like a lot of girl characters in anything usually end up being either… Read more »

McDonald’s ‘Don’t Eat Fast Food’ Website Shut Down

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The McDonald’s employee website that recommended workers avoid eating fast food has been taken down after it generated negative and embarrassing publicity for the hamburger chain. The website in question, McResource Line, suggested that a fast-food diet could contribute to obesity. In fact, it labeled an image of a burger, fries, and a soda —… Read more »

McDonald’s Customer Calls 911 Over Missing Hash Browns [Listen]

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An Arizona man called 911 when his McDonald’s drive-thru order was missing hash browns. He and his wife wound up being cited for assault and disorderly conduct after they confronted the McDonald’s employees inside the Mesa, Arizona store. Apparently, their receipt indicated they weren’t eligible for the hash browns. The manager wouldn’t give the couple… Read more »

McDonald’s Employee Tips: Eat Less, Spend Less, And Stop Complaining

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Leaked McDonald’s employee tips have taken the internet by storm. In order to provide their workers with helpful information that could theoretically improve their daily lives, the fast food behemoth posts all sorts of hints and tips over at McResource Line. However, don’t bother clicking that link; unless you’re currently employed by the company, you… Read more »

McDonald’s Ketchup Won’t Taste Different After Heinz Breakup

McDonald's Ketchup Won't Taste Different After Heinz Breakup

Will McDonald’s ketchup taste different after Heinz? As previously reported by The Inquisitr, McDonald’s ketchup was served up by Heinz for 40 years, but their business relationship just ended. The decision to drop Heinz for its McDonald’s ketchup came after a management change in the Heinz corporation. Bernardo Hees now runs Heinz, but he’s also… Read more »

McDonald’s Happy Meal Books: ‘It’s Tricking Kids’ Says CAI

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As of next month, McDonald’s Happy Meals will include not only the usual burger, fries, and soft drink, but also a book. As part of a promotion, a massive 20 million books in all will be given away with the meals. The giveaway, which will run from November 1-14, will feature a special McDonald’s Happy… Read more »

McDonald’s Will Add Fruits And Vegetables To Value Menu Next Year

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McDonald’s is giving you an opportunity to eat a little healthier at its restaurants. The fast food chain will soon add salads, fruits, and vegetables to its value menu. Beginning early next year, McDonald’s fans can control the amount of calories they plan to ingest during a trip to the restaurant. If you want to… Read more »