A chicken war in NYC

In NYC it’s KFC vs KFC!

That’s the well known Kentucky Fried Chicken and the Afghan newcomer Kennedy Fried Chicken.

According the the New York Times the Afghan Kennedy Fried Chicken is right across the city and is their version of our ‘Chicken Spot’ shops. Different owners but the same fried chicken.

But one Afghan man owns the name and is fighting for recognition. Read this slightly strange story about refugees, legal wrangling and the joy of deep fried chicken here.

The New York Times “A Chicken War in New York, Where Afghans Rule the Roost”

Stop Press!

Along the similar vein The Guardian has a whole story today on fried chicken being the nation’s favourite fast food. Chicken wars in Britain? We shall see…