When is the last time you flipped out over a pancake? They're generally serviceable as vessels for ferrying butter, syrup, and various toppings to your carb-starved maw, but as discrete breakfast treats, they tend toward forgettable. When Denny’s asked their loyal fans what they thought of the chain’s flapjack stacks—an integral part of their 24-hour menu—the response was underwhelming.
Sing songs of praise to the Golden Arches gods because McDonald’s announced this morning that the McGriddle—a sausage, egg, and cheese sandwich hugged by two syrupy pancakes—will be added to the all-day breakfast menu. No longer will you have to drag your hungover body to McDonald’s on Saturday morning before 10:30 a.m.
On Wednesday, Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives staged a sit-in on the House floor, promising not to leave until House Speaker Paul Ryan called for votes on pending gun control legislation and organizing support on social media using the hashtag #NoBillNoBreak.