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America's Favorite Food Critic Marilyn Hagerty Reviews McDonald's This Time
Marilyn Hagerty has struck again. Writing her way into America’s hearts back in 2012 with her viral review of Olive Garden , the 88-year-old food critic's quiet life in Grand Forks, North Dakota has taken a viral turn in the age of the Internet. Since then, every review she earnestly writes for the
Should You Buy Olive Garden's $100 'Never Ending Pasta Pass'?
Olive Garden has introduced the “never ending pasta pass." If you don’t get what that means from its explicit name, let us give you all the details. For $100, 1,000 lucky fans can buy unlimited pasta and Coca-Cola soft drinks at their local OG from Sept. 22 through Nov. 9. In order to make this
Marilyn Hagerty , the North Dakota Olive Garden Food Critic, Returns
The Olive Garden food critic has come full circle. A year ago, Marilyn Hagerty of the Grand Forks Herald in North Dakota reviewed a local Olive Garden restaurant. The review was spread by 35,000 Tweets, and she went from local critic to Internet sensation overnight....
Anthony Bourdain Says Paula Deen Is 'Good at Playing the Victim'
“Very cruel” comments be damned, Anthony Bourdain’s not backing down from his criticism of doughnut burger pioneer and diabetes drug seller Paula Deen. “I think she’s being disingenuous,” the “No Reservations” host told ABCNews.com today. “She’s being very good at playing the victim. Let’s call...
Life After Olive Garden: Marilyn Hagerty Talks Television
After her restaurant review of an Olive Garden in her North Dakota hometown went viral, and after the whirlwind media tour of New York City that followed, you’d think Marilyn Hagerty would have television offers lined up around the block. “I haven’t had any phone...
Heartfelt Restaurant Review From the Heartland
85-year-old food critic turns into overnight sensation with honest reviews.
Olive Garden Review Gets Celeb Attention, Receives More than 400K Views
The tweets keep coming, a backlash against initial snarky comments is building and Web clicks on a viral restaurant review of a local Olive Garden have doubled just days after its release on a small, North Dakota newspaper's website. The review of the chain eatery, whose arrival was said to be
Olive Garden Review Goes Viral
Elderly food critic's review of the popular chain is an Internet sensation.
Olive Garden Review Becomes Viral Hit
Grand Forks Herald columnist Marilyn Hagerty, 85, "doesn't get" online interest.
Olive Garden Review Goes Viral: The 'Largest and Most Beautiful Restaurant'
The restaurant reviews on websites and in newspapers are often of a certain pedigree, describing meals that can cost a table for two over $200. It’s easy to forget that outside the world of expensive restaurants and celebrity chefs, restaurant reviews are limitless and can...