Kevin Fischer is a veteran broadcaster, the recipient of over 150 major journalism awards from the Milwaukee Press Club, the Wisconsin Associated Press, the Northwest Broadcast News Association, the Wisconsin Bar Association, and others. He has been seen and heard on Milwaukee TV and radio stations for over three decades. A longtime aide to state Senate Republicans in the Wisconsin Legislature, Kevin can be seen offering his views on the news on the public affairs program, "InterCHANGE," on Milwaukee Public Television Channel 10, and heard filling in on Newstalk 1130 WISN. He lives with his wife, Jennifer, and their lovely young daughter, Kyla Audrey, in Franklin.
It was a very special car trip for me with my parents when I was a youngster. The McDonald’s at 27th and Morgan was one of the few around where we lived. We’d park, mom would take the orders and head to the window. No indoor seating back then so the burgers, fries, and shakes would be consumed in the car.
For the longest time, going out for burgers meant the Golden Arches, Big Boy, or George Webb’s. Then came a new kid on the block.
Up until that time, I'm pretty sure that I had never had lettuce, tomato, and mayo on a burger before and the change was not only different, but delicious. I’ve been enjoying Burger King ever since. The whoppers, onion rings, chicken sandwiches, croissan’wiches. That’s why the corporation’s admission this past week was stunning. The confession was reported on National Public Radio’s All Things Considered Friday: