Some Fast Food Secrets You Should Know
50 Fast Food Secrets You Should KnowYour favourite fast-food companies are a secret organisation with more secrets than the Pentagon & more tricks than Houdini.
Fast food is unhealthy, especially if you consume it regularly. Because it's fast, cheap, easy, & delicious, many Americans do. Fast food today is worse for customers than in the 1980s.
Burger franchises sell 31% of all "combo meals." The average combo has 1,200 calories, with a third coming from preselected sides. Why?
Combination meals encourage overeating.
Fast food is eaten quickly.
"I'm full" signal from stomach to brain takes 20 minutes. The faster you eat, the more you need to eat because your brain doesn't realise you're full.
Trick to eat more: The heaviest chew their food 11.9 times before swallowing, whereas the thinnest chew 14.8 times.
Fast food isn't chewy.
A 2010 study found that 48% of soda fountains at fast-food restaurants contain coliform bacteria, commonly found in feces.
Soda fountains may contain fecal matter
In 2011, an Alabama law firm sued Taco Bell because its taco filling had more grains, seasoning, & fillers than beef.
Taco Bell's beef was sued.
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