Here are the 9 most god-awful, terrible-for-you chain restaurant meals on the market

Congratulations to the losers!


Joanna Rothkopf
June 4, 2015 9:29PM (UTC)

Christmas for food writers is the annual release of the Center for Science in the Public Interest's X-Treme Eating Awards. It is an honor that has become harder and harder to qualify for as Americans get greedier and chain restaurants scramble to create truly obscene meal-cum-party platters to satisfy the masses.

Back in the day, a 1,000 calorie burger used to make us queasy -- now, restaurants need to offer meals over 2,000 calories (the average adult male's recommended daily caloric intake) to make us take notice.

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Browse through the slideshow below for the winners of 2015's contest. Warning: Several pig and cow families perished in the making of these dishes.

 

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