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    Has everyone seen this?

    Primal Fuel
    I mean the add talked about in the article, though the article is interesting itself.

    http://www.huffingtonpost.com/john-r..._b_754814.html

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    Was not expecting that at the end! Holy fruck! No I will NOT make it vegetarian.

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    A quarter pounder with large fries and 24 oz sodda is 35% fat by calories, just a bit above the US recommendations and right in line with typical US diet averages. However it contains over 180 grams of carbohydrates and just 9% protein. Actually the macro ratios are very close to government recommendations. If you are just looking at the food pyramid and macros, McDonald's seems like health food.

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    i loled

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    Wow...the only thing scarier than the message is the crappy acting.

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    Another scary thing is all of the comments. But that's HuffPost for ya.

    tfarny makes a good point, though i'm guessing that one meal also comes close to USDA daily recommended number of calories.
    Everything in moderation, including moderation.

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    It's unfortunate that the article glossed over the MAJOR issues with McDonald's food. HFCS, UNHEALTHY fats used to fry starchy potatoes, extremely high-glycemic buns (worse than wonder bread), low quality grain-diet beef and truck loads of carbohydrates.

    There is not a single redeeming quality in a McDonald's meal. Instead focusing in on the fact that their burgers are made with psuedo-beef is unfair to meat in general

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