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Creator of the Big Mac dies at age of 98
« on: November 30, 2016, 08:09:14 PM »
As a McDonald’s Corp. franchisee in the Pittsburgh area, Jim Delligatti in the mid-1960s believed the burgers-and-fries menu needed something bigger and jazzier. He came up with the Big Mac, tested it in one of his restaurants and saw it swiftly become a national sensation, heralding an era of ever-increasing reliance on novelty in fast food.

Mr. Delligatti died Monday at his home in Fox Chapel, a suburb of Pittsburgh, his family...

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Re: Creator of the Big Mac dies at age of 98
« Reply #1 on: December 07, 2016, 03:56:50 PM »
As a McDonald’s Corp. franchisee in the Pittsburgh area, Jim Delligatti in the mid-1960s believed the burgers-and-fries menu needed something bigger and jazzier. He came up with the Big Mac, tested it in one of his restaurants and saw it swiftly become a national sensation, heralding an era of ever-increasing reliance on novelty in fast food.

Mr. Delligatti died Monday at his home in Fox Chapel, a suburb of Pittsburgh, his family...

https://www.f3nws.com/news/jim-delligatti-who-created-the-big-mac-dies-at-age-98-wall-street-journal-ZdkYuB

Jim Delligatti McDead at 98.   :smile:

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Re: Creator of the Big Mac dies at age of 98
« Reply #2 on: December 07, 2016, 07:08:15 PM »
Jim Delligatti McDead at 98.   :smile:
You caught it! :thumbsup:
Now you know why it's in Healthy Living. :wink:
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