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The White Castle Story: The Birth Of Fast Food And The Burger Revolution

White Castle may have survived in the fast food industry for nearly 100 years, but the nation’s original burger chain was never even supposed to be.

Back in 1921, when Edgar Waldo “Billy” Ingram and Walter Anderson imagined what their legacy would ultimately be, they probably didn’t believe that the country’s first fast food burger chain would become the subject of a movie about two pot-smoking pals caught up in a raunchy quest for a sack of small, square White Castle burgers.

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