Burger King Employee Stands on Lettuce: Busted
By Sarah B. Weir, Yahoo! blogger: Shine Food -23 hours ago
Ever feel like nothing is secret any more
because of the Internet? You may be right. It
took users only 1 s minutes to track down
and bust the ma Burger King
employee who stood on top of two containers of
shredded lettuce and then posted a picture of
the gross act. is a bulletin
website where members post images and
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Dude, off my greens
This is the lettuce you eat at Burger King," wrote the unnamed employee on the evening of July 16.
Guess he thought that was funny. Other users weren' t laughing: according to ,
Anonymous, the notorious vigilante hacking group, used GPS data embedded in the photo to locate
the fast food restaurant' s address and reportedly contacted the franchise and . "Whoever
this is is getting fired," a morning shift manager named Andrea, told the Cleveland Scene.
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Bryson W. Thornton, Director of Burger King' s Global Communications, wrote in a statement to
Burger King Corp. has recently been made aware of a photo that shows a BURGER ENE
restaurant employee violating the company' s stringent food handling procedures. Food safety is a top
priority at all BURGER ENG‘? restaurants and the company maintains a rance policy
against any violations such as the one in question. The restaurant where this photo was taken is
and operated by a BURGER ENE franchisee. The franchisee has taken swift
action to investigate this matter and terminated the three employees involved in the incident."
Still, make mine a burger, but hold the lettuce.