Shoeless Trivia: Fast Food

In honor of the sturm und drang generated over at Learned League by a couple of tasty questions this week, let’s chow down on some fast food trivia.

  1. Who was the first actor to play Ronald McDonald? Rain or shine, we’ll be wishing him a very happy 100th birthday on March 7, 2034.
  2. The image below shows the original location for what national fast food chain? There are still several Dwarf House branded locations around Atlanta that serve a selection of diner food in addition to the chain’s usual menu.ff2
  3. “Roshambo”, “Do the YMCA”, and “Lay egg” are just a few of the more than 300 commands understood by what character who performed for visitors’ amusement on a (simulated) webcam? The character and website were part of a 2004 viral marketing campaign for a new sandwich from Burger King.
  4. The unholy union seen below exists because both brands are owned (along with Pizza Hut and WingStreet) by the same Fortune 500 company. What is its slightly manipulative corporate name?ff3
  5. Clara Peller, a manicurist and character actress from Chicago, was mostly closely associated with what interrogative advertising slogan?

  1. Willard Scott
  2. Chick-fil-A
  3. Subservient Chicken
  4. Yum! (Brands)
  5. “Where’s the beef?”


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