McDonald's Worker Did Not Win Mega Millions and More News

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In today's Media Mix, Daniel Boulud sues DBGB copycat, plus a rooster cozies up to a fried chicken restaurant
Media Mix
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Media Mix

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Final Mega Millions Winners Remain Anonymous: Looks like that McDonald's worker was lying about her win; three Maryland public school workers (two teachers and an administrator) cashed in on the jackpot, and each plan to stay out the school year. [USA Today]

So You Want to Be a Food Writer: A seasoned food writer bashes her profession, saying "it’s nearly impossible to make a living as a food writer, and I think it’s only going to get worse." [Food52]

Daniel Boulud Sues Buffalo, N.Y., Restaurant: The chef is suing a restaurant for trademark infringement, claiming he has first dibs on "DBGB." The restaurant's name is Duke's Bohemian Grove Bar. [NY Daily News]

Rooster Camps Out at Fried Chicken Restaurant: For some odd reason, a rooster, who people have started to call "Gus," has decided to hang around a fried chicken restaurant in Tennessee. "We don't serve chicken that fresh," the restaurant owner quipped. [WREG Memphis]

Thieves Steal $72,000 Worth of Coffee Paraphernalia: In Austria, thieves stole two tons of coffee, two coffee machines, and a van, making off with a load of stuff worth $72,000. [AP]