Study suggests childhood advertising mascots such as Tony and Ronald McDonald can have influence over the way people consider food as adults
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Tuesday 24 September 2013
Health fanatics rejoice: the world's second largest fast food chain is to start selling a low calorie french fry in the States.
Thursday 22 August 2013
Andy Cunningham, AKA Bodger, says at first the cull 'just seemed too barbaric to be true'
Thursday 03 January 2013
Neighbours fight for right to be named 'home of the chip'
Tuesday 06 November 2012
Alongside the race for the White House there's been a tussle among media outlets to draw up the sexiest election-based infographics. The New York Times has several contenders. But an undeniable winner for creativity is Binders full of Burgers, a DIY blog, which represents key electoral facts through the medium of burgers and chips.
Tuesday 31 July 2012
Thursday 16 February 2012
The cereals giant Kellogg hopes to add some more snap, crackle and pop to its financial results with the acquisition of Pringles.
Wednesday 27 July 2011
McDonald's stores in the US have announced plans to halve the amount of French fries served in their Happy Meals in an attempt to make children's meals healthier.
Wednesday 06 April 2011
Procter & Gamble (P&G) yesterday agreed to sell "iconic snack brand" Pringles to Diamond Foods in a deal worth $2.3bn (£1.4bn).
Saturday 19 February 2011
Friday 11 February 2011
Blaze Foley was quite a character, even by the standards of the Austin new-country scene. In the 1970s, he lived in a treehouse, and never quite became accustomed to home life thereafter, preferring to sleep beneath the pool table in his local bar.
Monday 07 June 2010
Deborah Ross: 'One day your upper arms are fine and dandy, the next they’re flapping away like washing on the line'
Saturday 03 April 2010
If you ask me, when a lady gets to a certain age, her upper arm area can no longer be counted on as the good friend it once was and, in my own instance, my upper arm area was once a very good friend, the best kind of friend, a fine, true upstanding friend of the sort I was proud to be seen with in public, while wearing short sleeves, and maybe even cap sleeves. (Cap sleeves! I used to wear cap sleeves! Can you believe it?)
Saturday 05 December 2009
Saturday 28 November 2009
Saturday 28 November 2009
Britain to take more refugees as Cameron bows to pressure after more than 250,000 back our campaign
Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
Jeremy Corbyn calls Osama bin Laden's killing a 'tragedy' - but was it taken out of context?
If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
If you're not already angry about the refugee crisis, here's a history lesson to remind you why you really should be
Make your voice heard: Sign The Independent's petition to welcome refugees
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- 3 The Chinese city where men have 'three girlfriends because there are so many women'
- 4 'Heartbreaking' Syria orphan photo wasn't taken in Syria and not of orphan
- 5 Orthorexia nervosa: How becoming obsessed with healthy eating can lead to malnutrition