• The Return of the Monster (Chicken Sandwich)

    by  • April 5, 2010 • Community Sherpa, Freelance Writing Samples

    monsterPrepare yourself. Kentucky Fried Chicken is on the verge of selling their monster sandwich again. Come April 12th, the fast-food restaurant will be offering the Double Down. The image to the right is what the sandwich would look like if it didn’t have teeth and eyes.

    Here’s a quick overview of what we’re talking about:


    • Two pieces of fried (or grilled chicken)
    • Two pieces of bacon
    • Two slices of Montery jack cheese
    • The Colonel’s sauce

    What’s Missing

    Bread. This isn’t a sandwich, this is a tasty chicken monster.

    The Facts

    • 540 calories
    • 32 grams of fat
    • 1380mg of sodium
    • $4.99


    Michael has been writing professionally for print, television and the internet for thirty years. As a Senior Producer at CNN International, he examined the future of technology with dozens of brilliant scientists, philosophers and entrepreneurs on the acclaimed series Future Summit. Before that, in the CNN International newsroom, he helped lead the production of award winning coverage of news like the 9/11 attacks, the invasions of Afghanistan and Iraq, and the devastating 2004 tsunami in Asia. As a director, he has created a dozen short films in the last seven years. He lives with his wife, dog, four cats and two horses in the suburbs of Atlanta.