TREACHERY!: A Classic Burger McFailure

#1 Posted by rickolus (90 posts) -

 Be warned! My input is entirely prejudice. I mean, how could it not be? See this travesty for yourself:  

The Big Mac Snack Wrap 
    I don't mean to be a burger bigot. I am amiable to a variety of hams, both grilled and steamed. Perhaps even a burger sans bun. But this equipping of a tortilla is a betrayal most foul! 
    Please rate your contempt using various unique rating systems.

#2 Posted by xyzygy (10590 posts) -

I love the Snack Wraps, especially the Big Mac ones. How varied is that?

#3 Posted by mikeeegeee (1616 posts) -

Hmm. Probably a 3/10 on a 1-10 scale of eatability.
On a 1-10 scale of things I'd put my wiener into, however...

#4 Posted by c1337us (5877 posts) -

Big Macs are shit enough as it is.

#5 Posted by pwnasaurus (1298 posts) -

its good and cheap its no where near a real big mac it dosent matter anyways because A&W is only about 100x better
#6 Posted by Skald (4381 posts) -

Eight thumbs-up out of twelve gold stars.

#7 Posted by ThatFrood (3460 posts) -
@mikeeegeee said:
" Hmm. Probably a 3/10 on a 1-10 scale of eatability.  On a 1-10 scale of things I'd put my wiener into, however... "
So on a scale from 1 to 10, you'd rate its eatability as a .3?
#8 Posted by Demyx (3240 posts) -

The quesadilla burger at applebees is amazing.

#9 Posted by mikeeegeee (1616 posts) -
@ThatFrood: Precisely. Eatability is .3/10, obviously.
#10 Posted by Dalai (7753 posts) -

I actually had a McDonald's burger today for the first time in at least a year or two... just as average as I remembered it. 
But I ain't going anywhere near that yucky wrap.

#11 Posted by BiffMcBlumpkin (3808 posts) -
@mikeeegeee said:
" @ThatFrood: Precisely. Eatability is .3/10, obviously. "

You'd rate eatability as .03 on a 1 to 10 scale?
#12 Posted by Rehehelly (416 posts) -
@BiffMcBlumpkin said:
" @mikeeegeee said:
" @ThatFrood: Precisely. Eatability is .3/10, obviously. "
You'd rate eatability as .03 on a 1 to 10 scale? "
A scale of 1-10 isn't used in the eatability scale because 1 would indicate it it still eatable, therefore a new scale is used, 0-10, for eatability. 
#13 Posted by Maxszy (2102 posts) -

FAIL. I go to Jack n' the Box over McD any day anyway. This is a new line of disgrace though. A burger is a bun, not a tortilla wrap!

#14 Posted by BiffMcBlumpkin (3808 posts) -

No, Edibility is a 0 to 10 scale. Eatability is a 1 - 10 scale with 1 being spelled "wun."
#15 Posted by Sparky_Buzzsaw (6854 posts) -

I'm a fan of quesadilla burgers, and this isn't far off the mark for one of those, so I'll give it the Sparky Buzzsaw Three Nose Hair Seal of Approval.
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#16 Posted by PureRok (4268 posts) -

Looks like someone took a shit in a tortilla.

#17 Posted by DanceDanceKennypants (661 posts) -

I had to resort to using a soft flour tortilla once, when I ran out of buns.
I have to say, I knew what I was doing was unnatural, and wrong. But I loved it.
Now I do it all the time. Especially in the kitchen, with the lights on.
I'm in too deep, and unashamed.

#18 Posted by Rowr (5862 posts) -

if you put burger meat in a tortilla it needs to have a fried egg in there.

#19 Posted by TheGreatGuero (8882 posts) -

Dude, that's just wrong. I'm with you on this one all the way.

#20 Posted by Linkyshinks (11407 posts) -

Scum of the earth.

#21 Edited by Hot_Karl (3321 posts) -

Yeah, I saw that. 
It's as if someone said "Hey, I like the sub-par Big Macs just like the next guy, except for the fact that I can't just shove that shit in a tortilla and call it a day. They should totes sell that at Mickey D's you know what I mean".
And voila! You've got yourself the Big Mac Snack Wrap.
Out of 10, I give it a "NO".

#22 Posted by Siris (428 posts) - That's not even real food, but neither is most food at fast food restaurants.

#23 Posted by rickolus (90 posts) -
@DanceDanceKennypants:  sacrilege!
#24 Posted by HT101 (1228 posts) -

I would rate that as zero fireballs out of my character, the Human Torch, since McDonalds sucks in the first place and the Big Mac is the worst.  Burger King all the way and give me a Whopper any day of the week.

#25 Posted by Hamst3r (4821 posts) -

I'd try it. Everything in it is what's in a normal hamburger, but now it's in a tortilla, which is just a different type of bread. Big whoop. They could put the hamburger ingredients on a hot dog bun or tortilla chips and it would probably be delicious.
#26 Posted by Zajtalan (1261 posts) -

lol you should try the taco bell beefy 5 layer

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