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Morgan Spurlock Takes Second Bite Out of Fast Food World



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    NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 01: Warrior Poets Filmmaker, CEO and President Morgan Spurlock speaks onstage at The Evolution of Branded Content - From the Small Screen to the Big Screen (and back!) panel during Advertising Week 2015 AWXII at the Hard Rock Cafe New York on October 1, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Ilya S. Savenok/Getty Images for AWXII)

    Last time out, documentary filmmaker Morgan Spurlock ate only fast food for a month. This time, he's the one dishing out the fried stuff.

    Spurlock has gone from being an avid Big Mac consumer in "Super Size Me" to serving his own fast-food chicken sandwiches in "Super Size Me 2: Holy Chicken!" — a sober look at an industry that processes 9 billion animals a year in America.

    Ironically, Spurlock's film about fast-food chicken reemerges during a food feud over fried-chicken sandwiches, with the nation obsessed with a Popeyes version.

    But viewers of "Super Size Me 2: Holy Chicken!" may skip that menu item once they learn about the cruelty and dishonesty used to make it.

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