Historical Marker for Girl Scout Cookies

Here are a few interesting junk food-related stories from the past week or so. Enjoy.

The Great Girl Scout Cookie Shortage of World War II (via Mental Floss)

The Surprising Resilience of Failed Fast Food Chains (via Atlas Obscura)

McDonald’s chef says he’s looking into bringing back Szechuan McNugget sauce after a cartoon called for its return (via Business Insider)

This Ice Cream is Made From Food Waste (It’s Delicious) (via Fast Company)

When Does The Extra Space In Your Potato Chip Bag Go From Annoying To Deceptive? (via Consumerist)

5 thoughts to “WEEKEND READING – 4/8/2017”

  1. Hey Marvo!
    First of all: Thanks again for this compilation of really good and interesting food related stories! 🙂

    Second: I really love the picture. Where do you got it from? Or is it “selfmade”!? 🙂


      1. OMG… Marvo… that’s embarrassing… -.-
        I clicked on the picture and saw it was hosted on flickr, but thought it was the impulsivebuy account… (though there is none right?)…

        Thanks for your reply! I promise next time i use the internet with eyes open 😉

  2. Gotta love frivolous lawsuits like that about the bag space. And this is why we need tort reform.

  3. Also, Salt & Straw is omega level hipster ice cream. Ben & Jerrys looks like Walmart brand by comparison.

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