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BigDDem Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jan-03-08 03:19 PM
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15. I was in London several years ago and kissed the ground
when I finally saw a McDonald's (which I normally hate.)
The food in the UK is terrible. Every time we would open a restaurant
door the smoke would pour out like a chimney.
Oh, and the God awful food is expensive, big time.
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  -Britons 'love fast food more than Americans' Thankfully_in_Britain  Jan-03-08 06:19 AM   #0 
  - I only have the stuff once in a blue moon  Greeby   Jan-03-08 06:26 AM   #1 
  - I only eat it when there's no other choice  Lorien   Jan-03-08 11:12 AM   #12 
     - with you on the salt thing!  Lisa   Jan-03-08 03:34 PM   #16 
  - Feh  Crisco   Jan-03-08 06:34 AM   #2 
  - I'll confess  Finite   Jan-03-08 06:51 AM   #3 
  - Welcome to DU, Finite!  Lone_Star_Dem   Jan-03-08 08:31 AM   #9 
  - I ate at a McDonalds in London and it made me sick  rocknation   Jan-03-08 07:08 AM   #4 
  - had to be better than the wimpy's burger i ate in delhi...  jakem   Jan-03-08 07:14 AM   #5 
  - Fish and Chips: the original fast food.  DCKit   Jan-03-08 07:53 AM   #6 
  - Find this hard to believe.  non sociopath skin   Jan-03-08 08:02 AM   #7 
  - People forget that the "standard" sized original fast-food meal  SoCalDem   Jan-03-08 11:42 PM   #26 
  - butt we have more hamburger-shaped people than they do  Algorem   Jan-03-08 08:02 AM   #8 
  - Lovely ambiguity in the headline.  CBHagman   Jan-03-08 08:32 AM   #10 
  - Good catch!  Nihil   Jan-03-08 11:05 AM   #11 
  - Of course they would. It's not crunchy.  MGKrebs   Jan-03-08 11:43 AM   #13 
  - Bad teeth does that to you.... no cold salads either  Cronus Protagonist   Jan-03-08 02:39 PM   #14 
  - Ah, it's a chicken and egg thing.  MGKrebs   Jan-03-08 06:21 PM   #21 
     - Not really, it's the awesome candy and sticky buns that rot the teeth  Cronus Protagonist   Jan-04-08 02:44 AM   #29 
  - Pork Scratchings.  Thankfully_in_Britain   Jan-04-08 02:38 AM   #27 
  - I was in London several years ago and kissed the ground  BigDDem   Jan-03-08 03:19 PM   #15 
  - That's what I've always  zidzi   Jan-03-08 11:34 PM   #25 
  - It must be portion size  treestar   Jan-03-08 03:38 PM   #17 
  - Nothing wrong with it once and a while.  ThePowerofWill   Jan-03-08 04:02 PM   #18 
  - exactly -- if you can clearly remember the last time you went into one of those places ...  Lisa   Jan-03-08 05:02 PM   #19 
  - Pressed for Time  Thankfully_in_Britain   Jan-04-08 02:40 AM   #28 
  - They will get fat like Americans.  Acadia Blue   Jan-03-08 05:12 PM   #20 
  - I don't blame them. As bad as fast food may be, in recent years it has been more lovable ...  damntexdem   Jan-03-08 06:45 PM   #22 
  - Quite True  Savannah_H   Jan-03-08 06:48 PM   #23 
  - Might be true. Lived there for a while, ex-boyfriend had chips (fries) every night. :)  krabigirl   Jan-03-08 06:50 PM   #24 
 

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