The 40th & Dodge McDonald’s and I have a long history together. When I moved to Omaha in 2006, it became my new cartooning office. I’d load up my newspapers and head down there to crank out my sketches for the day. Most of my greatest “Witnessed” sketches — like this one, this one, this […]
Category Archives: fast food
I’m glad that I can start filing these in my new FAST FOOD category. I only had my tiny pocket notebook with me tonight, and I think the guy on the right was wise to me sneaking peeks in order to doodle him and his dining room neighbors.
Reader Matt writes: Neal, Like many people, I enjoy a good sandwich, and Subway restaurants have never let me down. Seeing as they now offer breakfast, would you be so kind as to try one of these Subway breakfast sandwiches and share your experience? I am most interested in the Western Egg White Muffin Melt […]
As I announced earlier today on twitter, I’ve decided to parlay my three decades of fast-paced consumption into the burgeoning Fast Food Consultation business. Cha ching. So it’s time for the inaugural session. A reader writes: Hey Neal, What do you know about the Burger King Breakfast Bowl? I saw it advertised and was curious. […]
Nate Silver takes on the Double Down.
The tournament so far: Introduction | Local Qualifier | Regional Qualifier | Round 1 | Round 2 | Round 3 | Round 4 | Round 5 | Round 6 Back in the late 1990s, I’d heard a rumor about an abandoned farm house deep in the wooded area just down the hill from the legendary […]
First thing — the show last night was a blast. Thanks to everyone who came out. I got to see a lot of friends and meet a lot of people — including some folks who had been following this work for years, which was very flattering. If you didn’t have a chance to make it, […]
Today marks the end of the Lent 2010 Fast Food Fish Sandwich Tournament. The Hardee’s Beer Battered Fish Supreme (2-0) takes on the Runza Fish Sandwich (3-0). By this time tomorrow, there will be a champion. In a comment earlier this week, my friend Neill asked if I was surprised by this matchup. Honestly, yes. […]
The tournament so far: Introduction | Local Qualifier | Regional Qualifier | Round 1 | Round 2 | Round 3 | Round 4 | Round 5 We’re so close. This was the conclusion to the semifinals, defining the matchup for the Last Supper. But first thing’s first! Hardee’s Beer Battered Fish Supreme Once again, Hardee’s […]
The tournament so far: Introduction | Local Qualifier | Regional Qualifier | Round 1 | Round 2 | Round 3 | Round 4 My apologies for the tardiness of this update. There’s actually a stupidly simple explanation — I keep my notebook in the chest pocket of my winter jacket, the weather has been nice, […]