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20 Fried Facts About Colonel Sanders! [Happy Fried Chicken Day!]


When you ┬áthink about fried chicken, you think about–well, good stuff like delicious food, and bad stuff like heart disease. We should really forget the bad stuff, since July 6th is National Fried Chicken Day. Instead, let’s dwell on the weird life of Colonel Harland Sanders. This icon of fast food had an incredibly strange life even before he started up Kentucky Fried Chicken at a surprisingly old age. Check out all the pop-culture strangeness and other fun facts, as you learn about the unofficial King of Fried Chicken Day–although some of you might be complaining that we’re not doing 20 Fried Facts About Popeye. See, Popeye’s fictional. Now enjoy the weird life of a very real guy…

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    J.R. Taylor has spent several years covering all aspects of pop culture for prestigious publications. Well, they were prestigious. Contact me: @google+ @twitter @email @website