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June 4th, 2013
10:12 AM ET

Outrage over viral Taco Bell picture of worker who appears to be licking a stack of taco shells

Someone posted a picture of a Taco Bell employee apparently licking a stack of taco shells to the company's Facebook page Monday. The picture sent a wave of nausea across the internet.

The outrage was predictable but unfortunately so is this kind of behavior. There has been a rash of recent incidents at fast food chains.

So is this a new trend? Or is social media just finally spilling the beans?


Filed under: Food • Food safety • Taco Bell
soundoff (4 Responses)
  1. dave

    He may have been fired from Taco bell...but I heard he may be working at KFC in ridgecrest CA.

    June 14, 2013 at 5:19 pm | Report abuse | Reply
  2. ian

    Omgsh this story is freaking ridiculous and somebody already made the taco licker tee shirt hahahaha
    I'm so tempted to by this lol
    http://www.zazzle.com/moosebattle*

    June 5, 2013 at 2:26 pm | Report abuse | Reply
  3. mb

    firing is not enough for people who do things like this, they should be arrested & charged!!!

    June 4, 2013 at 2:06 pm | Report abuse | Reply
  4. Ralph

    Why isn't there federal criminal charges for tampering with someone food. Someone needs to bring a consumer protection complaint against the chain for negligent hiring, improper training and supervision.

    June 4, 2013 at 1:47 pm | Report abuse | Reply

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