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Burgers Out Breasts In as Invasion Looms

A shirtless Vladimir Putin rides a horse

Vladimir Putin riding a horse. Photo from Jetimentat44

Writing in The Week magazine, Theunis Bates recalls Thomas Friedman's Golden Arches Theory of Conflict Prevention, which posits that nations which have a McDonald's outlet will not go to war with each other.

Restaurants Featuring Sexily Clad Waitresses Booming

Franchise chains Twin Peaks, Tilted Kilt Pub & Eatery and Mugs N Jugs are following in Hooters' footsteps with enviable success.

Hooters Exposes Twin Peaks

From Hooters website, Hooters wallpaper
Computer wallpaper at Hooters.com

ATLANTA – Hooters of America is accusing a new competitor of stealing confidential business information to gain unfair competition in its most profitable locations.

Twin Peaks Taps Rick Akam to Become COO

Longtime Hooters President and CEO to Spearhead Rapid Expansion at Twin Peaks

Hooters Girls Compete in 14th Annual Pageant

Hooters girls posing on beach at Fort Lauderdale, FL
photo courtesy of Hooters of America, Inc. See more photos at flickr

Hooters To Get Bigger In Aus

Hooters have been around for a while in Australia but strong competition from locals kept development flat.

CBS' Undercover Boss Features Franchisors

7-Eleven's CEO, Joe DePinto, appears on CBS' Undercover Boss
7-Eleven's CEO Joe DePinto appears on CBS's Undercover Boss