McDonald's Cashier Job Requires Bachelor's Degree and More News

In today's Media Mix, fast-food workers strike once again, plus Busta Rhymes allegedly throws a homophobic fit in a burger shop


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Fast-Food Workers Strike Once More: Just like last November, fast-food workers are striking against their corporate owners in hopes of getting $15 an hour. [CNN]

Bacon Restaurant Marketing: A restaurant specializing in bacon sandwiches is offering a discount if anyone goes around Toronto and creates a shape of a pig via smartphone app. [Business Insider]

McDonald's Cashier Requires Bachelor's Degree: And we wonder why fast-food workers are striking; a cashier job opening at a Massachusetts McDonald's requires at least a year of experience and a bachelor's degree. High schoolers are out of luck. [Washington Examiner]

Amanda Cohen on Female Chefs: While Anthony Bourdain questions why we need a "World's Best Female Chef" designation (which went to Nadia Santini this year), Dirt Candy's Amanda Cohen explains why it's necessary. [Dirt Candy]

Busta Rhymes 'Cheeseburger Baby' Rant: Apparently, the rapper flipped out when he was refused special service and cursed out the workers when they put his salt, pepper, ketchup, and mayo on the side. [Miami NewTimes]


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