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post #1 of 50 (permalink) Old Oct 11th, 2004, 02:52 AM Thread Starter
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How often do you eat fast food??

Occording to studies done, 1 out of 4 Americans eat fast food everyday. This has made a contribution to the 60 percent of Americans who are overweight/obese in the US. So my question to everyone is how often do you eat McDonalds, Burger King, Taco Bell, etc??
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I enjoy McDonalds french fries on the occasional long drive, but that's it. I find meat from these establishments repulsive.

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Never go to McDonalds or Burger King but I have fish and chips or a pizza maybe once a fortnight. I don't think it's unhealthy in moderation. Having hang ups about certain kinds of foods or food types is unhealthy.
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post #5 of 50 (permalink) Old Oct 11th, 2004, 09:35 AM
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Maybe once a month if I'm desperate. But, luckily I'm a vegetarian and these places barely cater for my kind of people

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post #6 of 50 (permalink) Old Oct 11th, 2004, 09:39 AM
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hmmm.... take out dutch fries once a week
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post #7 of 50 (permalink) Old Oct 11th, 2004, 09:42 AM
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Way more than I should. Maybe 3 times a week.

I worked at Maccas (McDonalds) for 3 years and I sure as hell make sure I get a fresh burger everytime. I know all their tricks.

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post #8 of 50 (permalink) Old Oct 11th, 2004, 09:42 AM
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2 or 3 times a month. I once went to McDonalds every lunchtime for about 3 weeks. Eventually you just start to feel sick. I was about 12 at the time so really wasn't aware of what fast food does to you.

I've been quite bad this week though. I went to pizza hut on Friday and then had a chinese takeaway on Saturday.

Very hard to resist fast food sometimes. Where I stay there a 3 McDonalds all within a few hundred yards of each other, plus all the pizza places.
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post #9 of 50 (permalink) Old Oct 11th, 2004, 10:07 AM
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never eat at McDonalds or Burger King, but that's because i don't like burgers. occasionally have a KFC but the last time must have been about 3 or 4 months ago
if i eat "fast food" i'd prefer a pizza or a Chinese or Indian takeaway though i prefer to make food myself
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Hardly ever. Once a month at the absolute most.

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post #12 of 50 (permalink) Old Oct 11th, 2004, 11:47 AM
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I love burgers! But have managed to restrict myself to a McDonalds once a fortnight.
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Once a month..or even less; Pizza Hut. I used to go to a hamburger restaurant (Quick) three/four times a month before I became a vegetarian...
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don't touch fast food(like mcdonald's. KFC etc) normally. Last time I had a maccyD's was like June

Been years since Ive eat @ Burger King. And would NEVER eat @ KFC.

Love chinese take-away and fish and chips Normally have 1 chinese t'away a week.

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post #15 of 50 (permalink) Old Oct 11th, 2004, 12:34 PM
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Chinese Takeaway. Pizza, Kebabs, and fish and chips --- all a must.

Not big on maccas, kfc or burger king.
I like the odd cheeseburger when im hungover though... nothing beats driving through maccas at 3:30am for a large double cheeseburger meal after nightclubbing!
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