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Chicago’s supersized McDonald’s to transform from Jetsons restaurant to Apple Store-lookalike

Chicago’s Rock ‘N’ Roll McDonald’s sat at the corner of Ontario and LaSalle, just west of the Magnificent Mile and blocks away from The Takeout headquarters. The supersized faux-futuristic, golden-arched restaurant, which looked like what someone in the 1960s thought the 21st century was going to look like, was an…

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Wendy's Giant Junior Bacon Cheeseburger was fast food's greatest burger and now you can't get it

Why is fast food a pejorative? It carries the perception of mediocrity, as food for people of a lower social standing, and I’ve always found that unfair and classist. Truth is, that a restaurant could expeditiously serve a fried chicken with the consistency and quality of Popeye’s—even if it’s been sitting under a…