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The Fine Art of Drunk Dining

The Fine Art of Drunk Dining

By Scott Hogan, Staff Writer

March 5, 2018


Filed under Dining, Dining, Features, Top Stories

The inevitable search for food after a long night out can be a struggle. We have the best places guaranteed to open late and satisfy your hunger.

Nerds Came for Szechuan Sauce and Left Empty Handed

Nerds Came for Szechuan Sauce and Left Empty Handed

By Caroline Haskins, Deputy News Editor

October 11, 2017


Filed under Dining, Dining, Features

McDonalds went through a chaotic day when they released their Rick and Morty inspired Szechuan sauce.

Clown Hysteria Has Gone From Funny to Alarming

Clown Hysteria Has Gone From Funny to Alarming

By Cara Zambrano, Contributing Writer

October 13, 2016


Filed under Opinion

There are people with a legitimate fear of clowns, a group only growing in size thanks to the recent craze. But even more worrisome, as recent events have shown, is the real threat to the safety of those in the costumes.

Fast Food Can Make You Sick(er)

Fast Food Can Make You Sick(er)

By Kaitlyn Wang, Contributing Writer

October 3, 2016


Filed under Dining, Features

Last week the Chain Reaction II report gave many popular restaurants around NYU including Starbucks, Dunkin’ Donuts, and IHOP “F” grades for their high use of antibiotics in their food.

McDonald’s Is Done Lovin’ It

McDonald’s Is Done Lovin’ It

By Monica Hanna, Contributing Writer

March 31, 2016


Filed under Dining, Features

Turns out McDonald's iconic "I'm Lovin' It" slogan will soon be changed to "The Simpler the Better."

Get the Most Burger for Your Buck

Get the Most Burger for Your Buck

By Michelle Ming, Contributing Writer

February 16, 2016


Filed under Dining, Features

Popular fast food stops McDonalds, Burger King and Wendy's are competing with each other by plummeting their prices. A look at which is giving you the best value for your buck.

$15 wage will accelerate automation

$15 wage will accelerate automation

By Matthew Tessler, Deputy Opinion Editor

April 21, 2015


Filed under Opinion

The Fight for 15 campaign is admirable but won't have the desired positive impact if the jobs of minimum wage workers are replaced by machines.

Protest held for minimum wage hike

Protest held for minimum wage hike

By Mike Adams, Contributing Writer

April 16, 2015


Filed under News

Fast food workers across the country went on strike to fight for $15 minimum wage, while students rallied to show their support.

McDonald’s should take a wage hike

McDonald’s should take a wage hike

By WSN Editorial Board

April 6, 2015


Filed under Opinion

McDonald's recent wage increases are encouraging, but not enough to increase quality of life for minimum wage workers.

SLAM protests for minimum wage raise

SLAM protests for minimum wage raise

By Amanda Morris, Contributing Writer

April 2, 2015


Filed under News

The NYU Student Labor Action Movement participated in a Fight For $15 action as fast food workers demand $15/hr and a union.

McNot lovin’ it: from pink slime to worker abuse

McNot lovin’ it: from pink slime to worker abuse

By Dana Brown, Staff Columnist

February 12, 2015


Filed under Opinion

McDonald's mistreats customers and employees.