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The man who turned a popular California hamburger stand into the McDonald's global fast-food empire is having a posthumous Hollywood moment.


Michael Keaton plays Ray Kroc Rush Ben Gedeon Jersey , a hard-drinking, somewhat desperate middle-aged milkshake equipment salesman who 60 years ago out-hustled the McDonald brothers to gain control of their namesake brand in The Founder, which is opening in US movie theaters on Friday.


Kroc, who died in 1984, convinced Richard and Maurice McDonald to let him franchise their clean, quick-service restaurants that helped end the US carhop era. He then wrested so much control over the brand that the brothers agreed to be bought out in 1961 for $2.7 million.


"I'm drawn to stories about polarizing, difficult men Rush Jaleel Johnson Jersey ," said screenwriter Robert Siegel, who also wrote The Wrestler.


"Keaton is good at that oily charm," Siegel told Reuters.


The film closes with the bombshell allegation that Kroc cheated the McDonald brothers out of what would have been a massive annual royalty payment.


The McDonald brothers' survivors, who struck a rights deal with the film's producers, have made that charge. However, it was not confirmed by other sources or in media interviews with the brothers themselves, whose major complaint appeared to be Kroc's appropriation of the McDonald's founder title.


McDonald's Corp declined comment on the issue.


The Founder arrives on screens on the heels of Ray & Joan: The Man Who Made the McDonald's Fortune Rush Pat Elflein Jersey , a 2016 book by journalist Lisa Napoli that turns the spotlight on Kroc's third wife.


Joan Kroc, who died in 2003, lived lavishly while using Kroc's billion-dollar fortune to promote causes sure to have sent her husband, a pro-business conservative who supported former US president Richard Nixon, spinning in his grave.


Joan supported addiction research, awareness and treatment through gifts to major universities and facilities such as the Hazelden Foundation and the Betty Ford Clinic.


Other major recipients include the Salvation Army, National Public Radio and the Ronald McDonald House Charities.


Eating chocolate is a good thing Rush Dalvin Cook Jersey , if you’re trying to lose weight, according to a new British study commissioned by the research firm YouGov.


Despite the belief that weight loss requires cutting out dessert, the study found that 91 percent of dieters who dropped 10 percent of their body weight, did so while continuing to eat chocolate. The reason: By not denying their favorite foods, people were likelier to stick to their diets. “Many people associate weight loss with deprivation, which is dangerous because resisting certain groups of food can cause people to binge later,” Patricia Bannan Rush Brian O'Neill Jersey , MS, RD, author of Eat Right When Time Is Tight, told Yahoo Shine. “However, enjoying a little treat each day can keep your diet goals on track.” Here are three other foods you should eat to stay slim.


Apples: Good thing it’s apple season because pommes keep you slim. Classic research conducted by Penn State University found that people who ate an apple before consuming a pasta dinner ate fewer calories than those who opted for a different snack. That’s because apples are filled with fiber, a slow-digesting carbohydrate. “Apples are also a high-volume, water-based food which help keep you full Rush Mike Hughes Jersey ,” Says Bannan. Suggestion: Minestrone for the beans and water content.


Hot sauce: Adding a dash of spice to soup, omelets, or grilled cheese can help deter weight gain, because capsaicin — an odorless, flavorless compound found in hot sauce — temporarily triggers metabolism. “It’s also possible that eating spicy foods could cause people to eat slower, allowing their brains to register signals of satiation,” says Bannan.


Chia: Chia Women's Mackensie Alexander Jersey , an ancient plant, is packed with omega-three fatty acids, a type of "healthy" fat that's proven to promote weight loss in heavier people, because of its calorie-burning capabilities.


Wine: While it's true that too much alcohol could make you eat more (late night burgers, anyone?), wine could help you shed pounds . According to a study conducted by Boston's Brigham and Women's Hospital, light to moderate drinkers experienced less weight gain and less risk of becoming overweight than those who abstained. Although researchers aren't exactly sure why Women's Jalyn Holmes Jersey , one theory is that women tend to substitute cocktails for high carb foods. Cheers to that!



Hearing loss can be the result of genetics, advancing age, prolonged noise, and many other factors. And it is a lot more common than you might think!

In fact, more than twenty five million people in the U.S. alone have trouble hearing. The vast majority could certainly benefit from wearing a hearing aid. Yet many are hesitant to do it. Why are so many people reluctant to get a solution that will almost certainly improve their lives? It helps to understand the reasons and the solutions.

#1 reason people resist using a hearing aid I am not old enough for a hearing aid...

It is easy to associate hearing loss with old age. But it is certainly not an exclusive relationship. In fact, sixty five percent of people who have trouble hearing are younger than sixty five ? and many are in their forty?s and fifty?s. A lot of the resistance from this age group comes from the ?look? of hearing aids. (I do not want people to notice it. What will my co workers or clients think?) Fortunately, there are many hearing aids available now that sit discreetly behind the ear. They can be very tiny Women's Danielle Hunter Jersey , practically invisible, yet very effective for adults of all ages and levels of activity.

#2 reason people resist using a hearing aid Maybe I miss a few words, but it is no big deal...

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