16 Jan '12, 5pm

Fast Food Advertising vs Reality

Fast Food Advertising vs Reality

© Dario D. We’ve explored the many reasons to avoid fast food ad nauseam here on TreeHugger. (Although, in the good news category, Sara told us over the weekend that many chains have stopped using the now infamous "pink slime" in their products.) If you’re a regular TH reader you probably don’t need another reason to hate on fast food, but we’ve got one for you: false advertising. This deceit can be seen by anyone who has ever ordered a fast food burger but for the rest of you we now have photographic evidence. Dario D. over at Alphaila took the time to shoot pro-quality, studio photos of fast food he ordered at “places” near his home and compared them to advertising photos of the same product. (In Dario’s words, ‘I won’t say “restaurants”, just “places”.) The results speak for themselves. Here’s the set-up from Dario himself: People around the world know fast food as one ...

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