McDonald's Chicken McNuggets

  • Blogs

    February 6, 2013

    McDonald's Debuts Fish McBites!

    For a limited time, NYC area McDonald's restaurants will carry Fish McBites, a fishy answer to Chicken McNuggets. They're "poppable, crispy pieces of Alaskan Pollock and come in three sizes--Snack (3 oz.), Regular (5 oz.), and Shareable (10 oz.) "Fish McBites will be the first menu item offered by ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 18, 2012

    McNuggets Vs. McBites: A McDonald's Civil War

    McNugs on the left, McBites on the right Did it seem strange to you that McDonald's, with McNuggets looking over its shoulder, decided to sire another chicken offspring? Maybe it was hoping for a baby like the full-piece fried chicken sold at Roy Rogers or KFC. But no, the baby turned out strange, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 15, 2011

    Greenwich Village McDonald's Beating Updates; Ronald Responds

    ​The placid scene last night at the McDonald's on West 3rd Street where the beating occurred. The McDonald's just off Sixth Avenue in the Greenwich Village tenderloin was quiet last night, with patrons routinely entering and buying their Big Macs and Chicken McNuggets seemingly oblivious of ... More >>

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    June 1, 2011
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    December 17, 2010

    Our 10 Worst Foodie Xmas Presents

    ​Awful Gift #10: Stonerware Apron With Marijuana-Leaf Imprint, Broadway Panhandler Everyone knows that chefs like to get stoned (or "baked" as the apron has it), which helps relieve the tedium of chopping vegetables for hours at a time. But this guy doesn't need to wear an apron to show us he' ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 5, 2010

    Death Match: Burger King Breakfast Bowl vs. McDonald's Angus Deluxe Snack Wrap

    ​Coming at you: the McDonald's Angus Deluxe Snack Wrap Few things are as relentlessly flogged on TV as the new product roll-outs of fast-food chains. We've been exposed to two in particular over the last few months: the BK Breakfast Bowl and McDonald's Snack Wraps.

  • Blogs

    October 3, 2010

    Do You Know What's in Your Chicken Nuggets?

    ​This pink extruded substance, known as MSC, is precursor to many manufactured chicken products. Last night, Gizmodo's Casey Chan put up a post showing what the goop looks like that chicken nuggets are made of. Notice he didn't say "Chicken McNuggets," but it's not too hard to extrapolate.

  • Blogs

    September 23, 2010

    Where Am I Eating? McDonald's!

    ​ This week's Where Am I Eating challenge was a toughie, and we had to offer another clue this morning, after Danny got pretty close to guessing the truth -- the burger is a McDonald's Quarter Pounder, although customized by removing the cheese, and putting honey mustard sauce on top, the alt ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 6, 2010

    Picky Eaters Get Some Attention; New Yorkers with Small Kitchens

    ​Picky eaters, who have long stumped medical experts because their behaviors don't fit the traditional eating disorder profile, can now report on their unusual eating habits with the first national public registry of picky eating. [Wall Street Journal] A new study reveals that children are se ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 20, 2010

    Oh, America: Military Recruiting Hampered by Obesity

    This we'll defend?​It looks like deep-fried butter and McDonald's Extra-Value Meals are doing what anti-war protesters in the '60s could have scarcely dared to dream would one day be possible: They are making people too fat to serve in the military.

  • Blogs

    October 22, 2009

    Fancy Fast Food Drinks: The McNuggetini

    This "culinary abomination" incorporates one large McDonald's chocolate milkshake, half (yes, half) a bottle of vanilla-flavored vodka, two packets of McDonald's barbecue sauce, and a couple of Chicken McNuggets for garnish. Sound disgusting? Wait till you see its creators take their first sip. [ ... More >>

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    May 27, 2009
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    May 20, 2009
  • Blogs

    March 20, 2009

    Teacher Makes Kid Eat Banana from Trash, Hijinks Ensue

    Hey, our hometown Bridgeport, Connecticut is in the news! Let's see what that's about -- hm, looks like a kid threw his unpeeled banana in the garbage and his teacher took it out and made him eat it. The banana, we mean. Apparently the kid hadn't eaten his lunch and the teacher says she was worried ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 10, 2008

    Complete Menu of Meat Products in Banksy's Village Pet Store Charcoal Grille

    all photos by Sam Horine Last Sunday, Banksy quietly opened the Village Pet Store and Charcoal Grille. I went yesterday, twice. (I was really hungry.) I wrote down the complete menu.

  • Film

    March 4, 2008
  • NYC Life

    July 31, 2007

    Fat Chance

    Do your friends make you chubby? Or is it that McFlurry in your hand?

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    May 16, 2006

    Pot Heads

    Designer headdresses for AIDS benefit

  • NYC Life

    November 18, 2003

    Double-G Whiz

    Good Riddance, Tom Ford