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KFC Is Launching A Dating Game In Which You Can Woo A Hot Colonel Sanders

Popeyes may be out of their instant classic chicken sandwich until further notice, but KFC knows they’ll never win this battle, even if they created some concoction with, let’s say, Cheetos as well as a kind of Cheetos-mayo sauce. So they’ll have to think outside the box — like, way, way out of the box. […]

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How The Fried Chicken Sandwich Became 2019’s Culinary Lightning Rod

Getty Image/UPROXX “Solid, good cooking and comfort are always on-trend,” says Chef Richard Blais. We reached out to the Top Chef all-star and co-owner of The Crack Shack to talk chicken sandwiches because, well, that’s all people seem to be talking about lately. We figured, if anyone would understand how a sandwich basically turned into […]

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Lines, Lawsuits, And Robbery! The Popeyes Chicken Sandwich Is Officially The Tickle Me Elmo of Food

Popeyes/Sesame Street/Uproxx When it comes to the new Popeyes Chicken Sandwich, we all officially need to f*cking chill. We’re all tired of talking about this damn sandwich and there isn’t a day that goes by where it’s not popping up in the news, mostly revolving around people’s inability to just breathe and eat a dang […]

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‘It Consumes You’: Tennessee Man Sues Popeyes for Running Out of Beloved Chicken Sandwich

Craig Barr of Chattanooga, Tenn., is suing Popeyes for false advertising, deceptive business practices, and wasting “countless time” in his pursuit of their very good chicken sandwich, which was put on hiatus after hordes of fried-chicken-enthusiasts caused the franchise to sell out of the beloved sandwich. According to the lawsuit, Barr was wandering the desert […]

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Congratulations. Y’all Broke Popeyes

Photo: Popeyes In case you’ve been living under a Chick-fil-A, Popeyes ushered in the apocalypse with its latest creation: a tender all-white meat chicken breast fillet baptized in the blood of Jesus, slathered with the Holy Spirit, then served with a complimentary side of Luther Vandross’ vocal cords. But after weeks of insanely long lines, […]

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Popeyes Sold Out Of Its Chicken Sandwich, But What Are The Larger Implications?

YouTube If you haven’t eaten Popeyes new Chicken Sandwich yet, you’ve probably at the least tried to. Whether you didn’t score a sandwich because your local Popeyes sold out or you saw a line wrapped around the block and decided that a burger sounded just as good, you’ve no doubt been thinking about chicken sandwiches […]

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Popeyes Has Apparently Completely Sold Out Of Its Beloved Chicken Sandwiches

Popeyes Only the good die young, as William Martin Joel once said. But in this case, at least, they’ll be back: Popeyes’ social media account broke the tragic news that they were (temporarily!) out of their instant classic chicken sandwich, a mere two weeks after making them available at outputs nationwide. Y’all. We love that […]

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Quavo Is Selling Popeyes Chicken Sandwiches For $1,000 A Piece After The Fast Food Chain Sold Out

Getty Image Quavo is the latest celebrity to capitalize off the recent Popeyes chicken sandwiches craze. The fried chicken joint recently debuted a new chicken sandwich on a brioche bun, and internet warfare ensued over whether the sandwich is better than Chick-fil-A’s signature dish. According to food critics and fans on Twitter alike, the Popeyes […]

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Evan Turner Proposed A Conspiracy Theory About The Popeyes Sandwich And We Cannot Prove He Is Wrong

Getty Image Because Evan Turner has a Twitter account, he has joined the entire internet in posting about Popeyes’ new chicken sandwich, a culinary achievement on par with porterhouse steak and McDonald’s french fries. The author of this post has gotten it twice in this last week, which, as it turns out, is two more […]

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A Case for Why Jay-Z Should Forget About the NFL and Just Buy a Popeyes Franchise

Graphic: Elena Scotti (Getty Images, Shutterstock) Of the myriad possible metaphors for the Popeyes Chicken Sandwich craze of 2019—which is a thing I will tell my kids about when they ask how America voted for Donald Trump—my favorite is that the sandwich itself represents heaven. The line to wait for the sandwich? That’s life on […]

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A Chicken Sandwich Battle Between Popeyes And Chick-Fil-A Is Playing Out On Fast Food Twitter

Popeyes Popeyes and Chick-fil-A are officially at war over chicken sandwiches, though right now it’s a battle mostly of subtweets on Twitter. That’s good, as modern warfare generally doesn’t pause on Sundays anymore and actual violence over fast food is certainly frowned upon. In early August, Popeyes announced that it would release a legitimate chicken […]

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Guys, Um, It’s True: Popeyes Has the Best Fast Food Fried Chicken Sandwich and It Ain’t Even Close

Image: Popeyes So let’s just get this out of the way immediately. I’m a fan of sandwiches. I’m a fan of chicken that is cooked in preparation of me eating it. And I’m a fan of chicken that is fried before I eat it. Unfortunately, the marriage between these three is usually unsuccessful, as the […]

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Popeyes Is Launching Their First Legit Chicken Sandwich Nationwide Next Week

Popeyes Popeyes is launching its first legit chicken sandwich nationwide next week. Before you start shouting in the comments about the Popeyes Chicken Po’ Boy — chill out, because you know that a chicken tender between a French roll is NOT a chicken sandwich. Or a Po’ Boy. The new sandwich will include a buttermilk […]

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