On The Blogs: The Return of the McRib, Rising Tip Standards and Social Gaming

Ad Age: McRib fans will have to wait until Christmas for the return of this favorite seasonal menu item.

New York Post: How much do you tip? Twenty-five percent may be the new 20 percent.

Slate: With the recent New York City soda ban in place, find out how soft drinks got so popular in the first place.

Wall Street Journal: What games are your kids playing on your phone? Food producers are now using mobile game apps to draw in young consumers.

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