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KFC Canada was called out for its new "Finger Lickin' Good" ad campaign, but is it racially insensitive or are some just looking at it wrong?

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KFC is thinking about their message to the world during the pandemic.

There was recently a huge chicken sandwich battle between Chick-fil-a and Popeyes. Some people believed that Popeyes won….but that was before they ran out of sandwiches. Now their sandwiches are back, but you have to bring your own bun. Now KFC has joined the fight but they got creative with theirs, instead of a bun […]

Actor and comedian David Alan Grier set off a frenzy on Thursday when he took to Twitter to announce he would be taking over as Kentucky Fried Chicken’s Col. Sanders. The news of Grier becoming the fast food company’s top pitch man was shot down by a KFC executive, the New York Daily News reports. […]

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You know Colonel Sanders, the white guy with the white hair, black frames and goatee? Well forget about that because he is set to reportedly be portrayed by legendary actor David Alan Grier in an upcoming ad campaign. Grier announced on Twitter that he will portray the famous face of the fried chicken chain, writing, […]

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BEIJING (AP) — A suspect meat scandal in China engulfed Starbucks and Burger King on Tuesday and spread to Japan where McDonald’s said the Chinese supplier accused of selling expired beef and chicken had provided 20 percent of the meat for its chicken nuggets. Chinese authorities expanded their investigation of the meat supplier, Shanghai company […]

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ROCK HILL, S.C. (AP) — A man who worked at a Chik-fil-A restaurant in northern South Carolina has been accused of robbing a KFC. Fifty-year-old old Jeffrey Coley is accused of taking $516 from the KFC in Rock Hill, South Carolina, on Monday. Police say Coley pulled a gun at the drive-thru at KFC and […]

If you live in Jackson, Mississippi and you have a scar on your face, you just may be asked to leave. Such was the case when a 3-year-old and her grandmother were asked to leave because the facial injuries on the child “disturbed the other patrons.” Fox News reports: JACKSON, Miss. – KFC Corp. says it’s […]

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NEW YORK (AP) — Fast-food workers in about 100 cities will walk off the job on Thursday, organizers say, which would mark the largest effort yet in a push for higher pay. The actions are intended to build on a campaign that began about a year ago to call attention to the difficulties of living […]