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On #FlashbackFriday, Ain’t Nothing Like a Real Meal Deal, Baby (And What A Taste!)

I’m convinced I’m just dead set on ensuring that my titles are longer and ridiculous each week.

Well, we made it to Friday.  If you live in my corner of the world (the real one, not the one in my head), it’s a snowy Friday morning as I write this.  And nothing goes better on a snowy day than comfort food.

In keeping with this week’s theme of food/foodstuffs, we’re staying in 1986 this week (for the millionth time, what a surprise!), and visiting three fast food restaurants that are Not McDonald’s (they’ve been covered in the Throwback and Flashbacks before), to check out their great deals.

So let’s partake in some tasty deals, shall we?

We have three restaurants –  Roy Rogers, Kentucky Fried Chicken, and Burger King.  And this is what they’re promoting:

The “Real Meal Deal” from Kentucky Fried Chicken contains enough chicken and sides to feed four people, Roy Rogers promotes its bacon cheeseburger combo for $2.99, and Burger King is promoting the realness of it’s all white meat chicken tenders.

They’re all a Real Meal Deal with what a taste (accept nothing less!), and my friends, ain’t nothing like the real thing, baby.

But why take my words for it, when you can watch the glory of Not McDonald’s before your very eyes?

What A Taste!

Ok, ok, fine, I’ll be quiet.

And there you have it, your week-ending retro fix.  Throwback Thursday AND Flashback Friday will return next week, same Allison’s Written Words time, same…you get the point.

Enjoy the rest of your Friday, friends!




Writer, former dancer, geek, nostalgia geek, Secretary by day, daughter, sister/in-law, girlfriend, aunt. Yankees and Giants fan, honorary Avenger (I have a pin, so it is official :-) ), MSTie, and Stargate, Thor, and Hello Kitty collector. And if you want to know anything about me:

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