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Smashburger: Coppell’s newest and best burger joint

Smashburger: Coppell's newest and best burger joint

April 11, 2013

By Thomas Hair Opinions Editor There was a time, not long ago, when the golden arches of McDonald’s defined the American burger industry. Fast, cheap and greasy – that was the only option. Within the last few years, however, we have witnessed the rapid boom of trendy “better burger” establishments providing a higher quality, al...

Starbucks rolls out new drink size, continues industry domination

January 18, 2011

Mary Whitfill Features Editor Starbucks' knack for caffeine soaked goodness is becoming larger-than-life, as it introduces a new drink size. The 'trenta' will hold 7 ounces more than the company's current largest size, the venti and will, on average, cost 50 cents more. The new cup will on...

The Mc-Licious return of the McRib

November 3, 2010

Ashleigh Heaton Editor-in-Chief Yup, McDonalds has brought back the infamous McRib sandwich - and we wonder why half the country is obese. The sandwich, which consists of a rib slathered in barbecue sauce, pickles and onions, will be back on the McDonalds for a limited time of six weeks. It has ...

Tax Day Freebies

April 15, 2010

Maddie Walters Staff Writer As we are all aware, today is the dreaded date when all American citizens heave a mighty groan. It's tax day. But think positive, with tax day comes all the goodies certain companies provide as a way of saying "Thanks for being a good citizen". For example, today only yo...