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McKale? Really? TIME magazine...People are waking up!!!

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Mindgrinder, Mar 12, 2015.

  1. Mindgrinder

    Mindgrinder Karma Pirate Ninja Jedi Bipolar WINNING M.L.F.

    McDonald's May Be Adding Kale to the Menu

    Would you like greens with that Big Mac?
    Some industry analysts believe McDonald’s may soon add kale to the menu.

    A report from analysts at Janney Capital Markets to clients stated that “McDonald’s U.S. plans to roll out kale as an ingredient in its restaurants at some point in the not-too-distant future,” CNN reports. The fast-food giant plans to incorporate the leafy green in salads, and possibly a smoothie.

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  2. Brokor

    Brokor Live Free or Cry Moderator Site Supporter+++ Founding Member

    Yes, let's take a healthy food and add some high fructose corn syrup and GMO soy. Brilliant.
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  3. Motomom34

    Motomom34 Moderator Moderator Site Supporter++

    My thinking is kale added, higher demand leads to higher production which leads to modifying the plants so they grow faster to accommodate the demand. End result would/could be kale that is not as good for you as the traditional stuff.

    ** side note I think McD's is doing this because there is a movement to boycott them do to wages and being under fire for their unhealthy menu. The profits are down so they have to do something to draw people back in.
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  4. Yard Dart

    Yard Dart Vigilant Monkey..... Moderator Site Supporter++

    Have some Kale with that slime burger..... mmmm...pass. [poo]
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  5. RouteClearance

    RouteClearance Monkey+++ Site Supporter

    Are they gonna deep fat fry that Kale first?
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  6. Tully Mars

    Tully Mars Metal weldin' monkey Site Supporter+

    Hmm, that is just wrong;) Of course this coming from someone who lives where "everything is better after a trip through the deep fryer"-even oreos...:)
    I'm not a big Kale guy. The wife's uncle(my current partner in crime for most endeavours as of late) loves the stuff and plants rows of it every year.
  7. Gator 45/70

    Gator 45/70 Monkey+++

    Don't know Kale? Never meet him.
  8. techsar

    techsar Monkey++

    Haha..first thing that came to mind was McHale's Navy...been a long day!
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