Food & Nutrition

The Truth Behind 11 Popular McDonald’s Rumors

McDonald’s shakes contain no dairy stevanovicigor/Getty Images False. For believers of this rumor, the name said it all. Why would McDonald’s call them “shakes,” not “milkshakes”—unless it legally couldn’t, because they contained no actual milk? With that a foregone conclusion, people started making wild guesses about what was actually in them, from chicken feathers to Styrofoam. But […]

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What’s the Difference Between Black and Brown Friday? The Truth Behind Plumbers’ Busiest Day of The Year

Andrey_Popov/Shutterstock Get your mind out of THAT gutter—it’s not actually what you think! Black Friday vs. Brown Friday What do you immediately think of when you hear about Brown Friday? You know, other than the large hiring event for UPS also called Brown Friday. It’s important to also note that Brown Friday is the day […]

Food & Nutrition

The Truth About McDonald’s Oatmeal

Just how healthy is it? Nutrition experts weigh in. HENADZI PECHAN/Shutterstock The history of McDonald’s oatmeal When you think of McDonald’s, you probably don’t immediately think of breakfast food. Even though the fast food franchise has expanded their offerings since their first-ever menu with these nine items, many people still associate the chain with their […]


Mindy Kaling Says People Have Trouble With "Women Who Don’t Hate Themselves," and It's a Sad Truth

There’s no denying that Mindy Kaling is goals—she’s a showrunner, actress, and best-selling author, and she seems to genuinely love the skin she’s in. Which—as she noted in a recent speech—isn’t always easy, or even encouraged, for women. During Glamour’s 2018 Women of the Year Summit on November 11th, the Mindy Project star noted that […]