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   Japan Airlines is set to serve Kentucky Fried Chicken to passengers. It's great for bulimics as it will come in a bucket

29 Nov 2012 12:34 PM   |   2913 clicks   |   Daily Mail
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imtheonlylp     
my submitted headline: Step 1: Serve KFC on your airline flights Step 2: Collect overweight fees from passengers Step 3: Profit

29 Nov 2012 12:36 PM
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jankyboy    [TotalFark]  
Finger rickin' good.

/window seat

29 Nov 2012 12:36 PM
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ElusiveWookiee     
There are very few "common" foods I won't eat (in reasonable portions). The smell of fried chicken immediately turns my stomach, and I have no idea why. Added difficulty: I'm from Kentucky.

I can't imagine being stuck in a pressurized tube with it. Those little airsickness bags aren't big enough.

29 Nov 2012 12:39 PM
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weiserfireman     
the Japanese are absolutely in love with KFC.

29 Nov 2012 12:40 PM
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OtherLittleGuy    [TotalFark]  
Will they be showing this week's "Walking Dead" on the flight?

29 Nov 2012 12:40 PM
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PsyLord     
Greasy chicken wings at 30,000 feet with only a few lavatories available? What could possibly go wrong?

29 Nov 2012 12:42 PM
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brantgoose    [TotalFark]  
KFC.

This is what you get for refusing to declare War on Christmas, Pacifists!

29 Nov 2012 12:43 PM
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dragonchild     

weiserfireman: the Japanese are absolutely in love with KFC.


It's still junk food, but KFC in Japan tastes much better. Shouldn't be thought of as the same product.

29 Nov 2012 12:48 PM
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lostcat    [TotalFark]  
I'd heard that JAL was slowly improving again, but after this I'm going to stick with ANA.

No 39.

29 Nov 2012 12:49 PM
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Doom MD     
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Curse_of_ the_Colonel

29 Nov 2012 12:49 PM
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THX 1138     
Linger Ficken' Good.

www.prongs.org

29 Nov 2012 12:49 PM
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oldfarthenry    [TotalFark]  
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Chow down - I say - chow down on this, little lady.
We should be liftin' off in a minute (both the plane from the tarmac and you from the toilet seat).

29 Nov 2012 12:51 PM
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Barnstormer     
Best part of a bulimic's birthday party? The moment when the cake suddenly jumps out of the girl.

29 Nov 2012 12:52 PM
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susler     
I swear, as I started to read TFA, the aroma of fried chicken came wafting in through the window.

And I'm on the 17th floor.

29 Nov 2012 12:57 PM
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Marty Devoid     
You know what else comes in a bucket?

29 Nov 2012 01:00 PM
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CreampuffCasperMilktoast     
And if you don't like Colonel Sander's chicken.... try Colonel Angus. Once a woman is introduced to Colonel Angus, she'll settle for nothing less.

29 Nov 2012 01:01 PM
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Balchinian     

Marty Devoid: You know what else comes in a bucket?


Is it grey?

29 Nov 2012 01:01 PM
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goatleggedfellow     

OtherLittleGuy: Will they be showing this week's "Walking Dead" on the flight?


Kentucky Fried Movie?

29 Nov 2012 01:02 PM
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MikeSass     

Marty Devoid: You know what else comes in a bucket?


"Comes in buckets", you dumbass. Not "comes in a bucket". Get it right, jeez!

29 Nov 2012 01:05 PM
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busy chillin'     
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29 Nov 2012 01:06 PM
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medius     

MikeSass: Marty Devoid: You know what else comes in a bucket?

"Comes in buckets", you dumbass. Not "comes in a bucket". Get it right, jeez!




/you look like you just blew a seal

29 Nov 2012 01:10 PM
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medius     

medius: MikeSass: Marty Devoid: You know what else comes in a bucket?

"Comes in buckets", you dumbass. Not "comes in a bucket". Get it right, jeez!



/you look like you just blew a seal


imagemacros.files.wordpress.com

//elephant seal, that is
///what do you mean there's a "preview" button now?

29 Nov 2012 01:12 PM
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JonnyBGoode    [TotalFark]  
Much like a bulimic with a bucket, this story keeps coming back up.

/repeat

29 Nov 2012 01:16 PM
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Rahsa Naba Doe-ah Gola Wookiee Nipple Pinchy     
I came in your mom's bucket, subbo.

29 Nov 2012 01:19 PM
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mikalmd     
So Japan has a blow up Col. Sanders doll...Who knew??

29 Nov 2012 01:20 PM
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TheRameres     
I first read that as "It's great for blumpkins."

That actually works, too.

29 Nov 2012 01:21 PM
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ltdanman44     
Every time I think of Japan Airlines I can't get that 1980s crash out of my head. They were alive for over 30 min knowing they were doomed.

www.airdisaster.com

www.airdisaster.com

media-3.web.britannica.com

Japan Airlines flight 123 those poor poor people.

29 Nov 2012 01:23 PM
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Day_Old_Dutchie     

OtherLittleGuy: Will they be showing this week's "Walking Dead" on the flight?


s12.postimage.org

"Feed My Frankenstein"

29 Nov 2012 01:24 PM
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abfalter     
I would love some KFC on a flight instead of the crap meals they typically serve.

29 Nov 2012 01:24 PM
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stonelotus     
you know what else comes in buckets?

29 Nov 2012 01:27 PM
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Jon iz teh kewl     

stonelotus: you know what else comes in buckets?


sand?

lh5.ggpht.com

29 Nov 2012 01:30 PM
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ElFugawz     
A bulimia joke? 1/10
Bucket + airline = motion-sickness or, as the Weenersor said, weight joke

/ Is there something about bulimia and JAL passengers I am missing?

29 Nov 2012 01:58 PM
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cptcaveman     
Are sporks legal on planes?

29 Nov 2012 02:05 PM
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stonelotus     

Jon iz teh kewl: stonelotus: you know what else comes in buckets?

sand?

[lh5.ggpht.com image 400x300]


elephants. :\

29 Nov 2012 02:59 PM
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nucular bum     
Chicken karaage, a popular Japanese small plate ("robata"), tastes just like KFC. It's small, boneless pieces of breast and/or thigh meat, fried and served cold or at room temperature with a dipping sauce. Oishii desu ne!

29 Nov 2012 03:51 PM
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TOG85    [TotalFark]  
Honestly, it'd taste better than the usual meals served on flights.

29 Nov 2012 05:19 PM
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black_knight     
A better choice than steak and fish.

29 Nov 2012 07:17 PM
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Shorelinefarker     

black_knight: A better choice than steak and fish.


I had the lasagna.

29 Nov 2012 08:05 PM
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itazurakko     

ltdanman44: Every time I think of Japan Airlines I can't get that 1980s crash out of my head. They were alive for over 30 min knowing they were doomed.

[www.airdisaster.com image 488x365]

[www.airdisaster.com image 250x147]

[media-3.web.britannica.com image 550x360]

Japan Airlines flight 123 those poor poor people.


Yep. One of the survivors, an off-duty stewardess Yumi Ochiai, has written an account of the crash (link pops, Japanese only, text only), it's pretty creepy read. Banking side to side at utterly insane levels for all the last bit, too, but people were oddly calm. There was just nothing at all anyone could do. 4 survivors out of 520, IIRC.

nucular bum: Chicken karaage, a popular Japanese small plate ("robata"), tastes just like KFC. It's small, boneless pieces of breast and/or thigh meat, fried and served cold or at room temperature with a dipping sauce. Oishii desu ne!


Karaage has got to be one of my favorite foods, though I quite like American fried chicken also. Both are a food that's good hot or cold, so ideal for lunches.

Lately I see on TV (sadly, only on TV) that there's apparently a karaage boom of sorts going on in Japan, with lots of chains and people experimenting with it, convenience stores having various varieties... got so damn hungry watching the show but for me to eat that, I have to make it at home, which is rather a pain in the ass (probably good for my weight, though!)

Japanese fast food in general I prefer to the US ones, and that includes the US-originated chains. They get localized and it's just better, IMHO.

29 Nov 2012 10:35 PM
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