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Why Japan Loves Kentucky Fried Chicken on Christmas Day

You wouldn’t think so, but Christmas Day is a big day in Japan. It’s a day that has become an event, not so much for the actual celebration of Christmas, but for the meal that is sought after on that day; a meal of Kentucky Fried Chicken. KFC, the American fast-food chain that sells chicken, is the place to go on Christmas Day in Japan, and it all came about because of some interesting…

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Daniel Ganninger

Daniel Ganninger

The writer, editor, and chief lackey of Knowledge Stew and the Knowledge Stew line of trivia books. Connect at knowledgestew.com and danielganninger.com