April 14, 2012

Rooster Crosses Street to Crow

1 Mystery Rooster Crows at Chicken Restaurant

A mysterious red rooster has been gracing the premises of Gus's Fried Chicken in Collierville, Tenn., but he's not on the menu. The rooster sometimes crosses a busy street to crow at the "world famous" chicken joint, but other times the determined fowl chooses to announce his presence from a field across the street. The local animal shelter is concerned that the rooster may meet up with dangerous characters, such as local raccoons. While no one knows where the red rooster came from, it's almost certain that after he's caught, diners at Gus's Fried Chicken will miss the ironic crows. Does anyone think that maybe the rooster is protesting?

More at ABC News Local | Posted 5 years ago by Peggy Rowland

Previously: KFC Donating Unneeded Buns to Food Banks

Tags: Red Rooster Crowing Fried Chicken Restaurant, Gus World Famous Fried Chicken, Collierville TN Best Fried Chicken, Friend Chicken Restaurants, Funny Chicken Stories, Why Does Rooster Cross Street

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Where Are These in America?

2 Free Coca-Cola from the Hug Me Coke Machine

Students at the National University in Singapore are learning that when a Coca-Cola machine says "Hug Me," it really means it! The "Hug Me" Coke machine gives away free sodas to happy (or thirsty!) people willing to give out hugs (to the machine). The machine doesn't speak, but asks for hugs simply by the words "Hug Me" written across the front. The special Coke machine is part of Coca-Cola's global marketing campaign known as "Open Happiness." A spokesman for Coke has said that the machine is a simple idea to "spread some happiness." While Coke plans to install more of the affectionate machines across Asia, Americans may be left wondering where on earth their happiness is.

More at My Fox DC | Hat tip to Gawker | Posted 5 years ago by Peggy Rowland

Tags: Hug Me Coke Machine, How Get Free Coke, How Get Free Soda, Asian Students Hugging Coke Machine, Open Happiness Campaign, Coke Marketing Campaign

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