Chinese media reports that Kentucky Fried Chicken is taking legal action against the management of “Obama Fried Chicken” on grounds of trademark infringement.

A store bearing the “OFC” livery – complete with Obama’s likeness replacing that of the Colonel – reportedly appeared in Beijing, causing rapid reverberations online and an almost equally rapid response from KFC proper, which vowed legal action.

The store was apparently the work of one of China’s notoriously innovative entrepreneurs, in this a case a university student, and had not yet opened.

This is not the first time KFC has had to deal with Chinese pretenders – previously it had to tackle “KFG”:


Other fast food companies have also been flattered by such imitators as McDnoalds, to say nothing of Apple’s recent and decidedly creepy discovery of an entire chain of replica Apple stores…

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    17:07 05/10/2011 # ! Quality (+1.0)

    OFC the taste will explode in your mouth.

    Comment by Anonymous
    20:00 05/10/2011 # ! Neutral (0)

    Hopefully it will hold true.

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    Comment by uber phallas
    17:14 05/10/2011 # ! Quality (+1.0)

    In China only:

    KFG: Kunming Fried Garbage

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    Comment by Nimik
    16:55 05/10/2011 # ! Quality (+0.8)


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    Comment by Yoshii-kun
    17:33 05/10/2011 # ! Quality (+1.0)

    "Can I have 2 Original pieces?"

    "Yes, you can!"

    "Can I have a refill?"

    "Yes, you can!"

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    Comment by AVEN
    17:38 05/10/2011 # ! Good (+0.7)

    Yoshii-kun said:
    "Can I have 2 Original pieces?"

    "Yes, you can!"

    "Can I have a refill?"

    "Yes, you can!"

    "Can we be free of the communism?"

    "No, you cant!"

    Comment by Anonymous
    21:44 05/10/2011 # ! Quality (+1.0)

    whatever you call it, the poor will be the poor and the rich will get richer. Of course, a government isn't really necessary in the first place.

    As the saying goes... the enemy sits in your own country - at the top.

    Comment by Anonymous
    18:44 05/10/2011 # ! Neutral (+0.4)

    Because communist countries have a wonderful record of reporting on such statistics as crime rates incredibly accurately. Not to mention the fact no 3rd party independent organization could report anything that the government wouldn't want said.

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    Comment by kazaza2
    22:54 05/10/2011 # ! Neutral (+0.2)

    @ Anon 18:19

    You can't be serious. As bad as the US has been in some respects, they would have miles to go before catching up with any "workers paradise" that's existed on the planet in oppression, coercion, murder, thuggery and general incompetence.

    Comment by Anonymous
    04:13 06/10/2011 # ! Neutral (+0.2)

    I for one support communism, but I don't support china's government.

    China is only communist in name. They're closer to a socialist regime. Unfortunately, few recognize this because countries who claim to be communist and claim to follow the communist manifesto written by Marx and Engels, are really something else entirely.

    Comment by Anonymous
    04:37 06/10/2011 # ! Neutral (0)

    @ Anon 04:13

    Every time Communism has been implemented in a country it has failed miserably and usually with the deaths of millions of people.

    Your view of a "workers paradise" is myth because it goes against the grain of basic human nature.

    People are naturally perverse and corrupt. When given absolute authority and put in positions of power like the aparatchiks in the CCCP it's a disaster.

    I'm no big supporter of capitalism but Marx and Engles theories are pie in the sky and will never work in the real world. 75 years of Soviet rule in Russia did nothing but replace one oppressive regime (Czar) with another (Lenin, Stalin et al.) and the people suffered miserably under both.

    Comment by Anonymous
    04:18 06/10/2011 # ! Neutral (0)

    @ Anon 02:32

    Not news, history. Are you saying the Great Leap Forward, The Cultural Revolution and Tiananmen Square didn't hapen or were grossly exagerated?
    I can go on any website and say Obama sucks and be relatively secure someone isn't going to trace my IP and bust down my door. Don't think the same would be true in PRC for ragging the Premier.
    Ask a Russian if the press is more free now than it was under CCCP rule.

    Comment by Anonymous
    02:32 06/10/2011 # ! Neutral (0)


    Depends on which countries news your watching. It's funny how they say basically the same about each other.

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    Comment by Gitami
    23:59 05/10/2011 # ! Neutral (0)


    Case in point, the train switches and the buried train. They've got Baghdad Bobs in every ministry there.

    Comment by Anonymous
    06:33 06/10/2011 # ! Neutral (0)

    OH MY FUCKING GOD PEOPLE. We see a Obama on a KFC imitation and all you can do is talk politics? Take your miserable shit away and just FAP.

    Comment by Anonymous
    19:03 05/10/2011 # ! Neutral (0)

    Communism can only work if people are honest. That isn't the case.

    You might be thinking of socialist countries like Sweden.

    Comment by Anonymous
    19:56 05/10/2011 # ! Neutral (0)

    keep your eyes shut boy and keep thinking the boat is not sinking until you can't breathe any longer.

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    Comment by Noodlestein
    19:06 05/10/2011 # ! Neutral (-0.2)

    Like a communist country would release truthful data on crime/debt.


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    Comment by Kaeso

    Free of Democracy and Capitalism? Sure, they can be "bad" in some minor aspects, but overall.... What.

    As for the US terrorizing the World, it depends on your perspective of what they do. US intervention makes people mad, but when they do nothing, that tends to also make people mad.

    Communism is one of the lowest providers of individual freedoms (who doesn't want freedom?). It also has some of that good ol' oppression factor. Herpderp.

    Comment by Anonymous

    Democracy and Capitalism are bad? In some aspects, that can be true, but overall... What.

    As for the US terrorizing the World, that just depends on your perspective of what they do. They intervene, people get mad. They don't, then people still get mad.

    In communist countries, there are less individual freedoms and an oppression factor. Herpderp.

    Comment by Anonymous

    "Can we be free of the democracy?"
    "Can we be free of the capitalism?"
    "Can we be free of the USA terrorising the world?"

    Why would be communism bad? In communist countries there are no debts or high crime rates.

    I can't say that for the most democratic country on world! (that there are low crime rates and low debt)

    Comment by Anonymous
    03:20 06/10/2011 # ! Neutral (0)

    "you want fries with that?"

    Comment by Anonymous
    10:41 06/10/2011 # ! Neutral (0)

    No! I want Obama fries!

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    Comment by Himeji Mizuki
    18:57 05/10/2011 # ! Neutral (0)

    Hai, Akihisa~kun.

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    Comment by Yoshii-kun
    22:11 05/10/2011 # ! Neutral (0)

    I'll er.... stick with Fried Obama Wings, thanks...

    Comment by Anonymous
    17:37 05/10/2011 # ! Neutral (0)

    Hate to say it.

    But that was indeed funny.

    Comment by Anonymous
    17:20 05/10/2011 # ! Neutral (+0.3)


    Comment by Anonymous
    17:52 05/10/2011 # ! Good (+0.8)

    But it soooooo Hilarious! I like it! its gonna be another Civil war. Lol

    Comment by Anonymous
    23:34 05/10/2011 # ! Neutral (+0.4)

    Its too funny to kill. KFC should back off this once.

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    Comment by TNinja
    04:14 06/10/2011 # ! Good (+0.4)

    I see "OFC" as "Of course", which means "YES WE CAN" in my dictionary.


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    Comment by Zethel-san
    23:22 05/10/2011 # ! Neutral (+0.2)

    and the reason for another civil war is because of chickens

    Comment by Anonymous
    06:39 06/10/2011 # ! Neutral (0)

    Obama lied to you all after all.

    The "yes we can" is just the start, he really meant "yes we can get fucked and WE WILL!".

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    Comment by Myballz
    06:46 06/10/2011 # ! Neutral (0)

    Korean Fried Chicken?

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    Comment by Pyrolight
    02:47 06/10/2011 # ! Neutral (0)

    That is epic fucking win actually.

    Comment by Anonymous
    19:55 05/10/2011 # ! Neutral (0)

    as always china sucks big time. i wander what type of respect one should have for them. i just saw the previous notes on similar incidents, and they
    are disgusting. what can we expect for the future if everyone keeps hailing them as the future economy, yet they behave like this?
    i hope KFC makes an example of this.

    Comment by Anonymous
    23:16 05/10/2011 # ! Good (+0.6)

    We Westerns are free from any flaws at all.

    Because a country like America so doesn't deserves to have the the title "World Police"./sarcasm

    Face it, respect and expectations mean fuck all when it comes to countries as a whole. I have as much respect for UK (my own country) as I do China and US. Because I can cherry pick any fault I want whiles blissfully ignoring another and join the hypocrite club.

    Comment by Anonymous
    04:26 06/10/2011 # ! Neutral (0)

    Let's ignore the human rights violations, the general hatred, the repeated offerings of horror stories from China then, shall we?

    This isn't cherry picking a flaw; US has flaws as well, but China has many more flaws that have become apparent over the years. You seem to haven't read the many horror stories on here, hm? Sure, China's violations don't measure up to other third world countires, but it being the most readily apparently -- and easily spotted -- also makes it harder to ignore. And China is apart of the U.N.

    The U.S. and U.K. have also had plenty of faults, some even in human rights, but those? They aren't nearly as horrific as the stories that come out of China.

    tl;dr: welcome to the world of tomorrow, where the grass is bluer on the other side.

    Comment by Anonymous
    16:21 06/10/2011 # ! Neutral (0)


    Oh a wild grammar nazi has appeared. Who also seems to have a problem with reading comprehension. Did you miss the /sarcasm? If anything you've just helped me prove my own point with my mistakes.

    Comment by Anonymous
    16:26 06/10/2011 # ! Neutral (0)


    16:21 here. Obviously that post was for 13:58. This is what I get for rushing things in the morning before I go to work. Fails a fail.

    Comment by Anonymous
    13:58 06/10/2011 # ! Neutral (0)

    @23:16 05
    "Free from any flaws"

    Except grammar?

    Comment by Anonymous
    10:06 06/10/2011 # ! Neutral (0)

    My country didn't fucked until fucking globalization, i hate mcdonalds and starbucks.

    Comment by Anonymous
    19:55 05/10/2011 # ! Neutral (0)

    The KFC + Black people joke is anything but Chinese.

    Comment by Anonymous
    22:39 05/10/2011 # ! Neutral (+0.4)

    @ Anon 19:55

    I'd like to open a watermelon stand next door to compliment OFC!

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    Comment by Darkrockslizer
    20:53 05/10/2011 # ! Neutral (+0.2)

    OFC = OF Course We Can!

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    Comment by Mizushima 水島
    22:36 05/10/2011 # ! Neutral (0)

    i think u mean this http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rGrqW3nx5HM

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    Comment by Ota-Kool
    22:08 05/10/2011 # ! Neutral (0)

    Here some Music video about black chicken


    Comment by Anonymous
    03:15 06/10/2011 # ! Neutral (0)

    If the chicken's any good, it would be 1 thing I could support from Obama. The rest if what President Obama's selling is garbage and likely to explode like a Chinese toilet...

    Comment by Anonymous
    09:11 06/10/2011 # ! Neutral (0)

    i thought OFC means ofcourse?

    Comment by Anonymous
    11:13 06/10/2011 # ! Neutral (0)

    LFC please... Loli Flat Chest...

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    Comment by Ota-Kool
    18:10 05/10/2011 # ! Drivel (-1.0)

    They make Chicken Black

    Comment by Anonymous
    11:15 06/10/2011 # ! Neutral (0)

    Altair, admit it already man. u were not born to have quality comments in sancom.

    now go play witcher 2 and get killed in a haystack

    Comment by Anonymous
    15:36 06/10/2011 # ! Neutral (0)

    @ Anon 11:15

    Seriously, Altair's posts all sound like the same regurgitated nonsense everytime. It's like he constructs his comments from syllable flashcards for swamp-born idiots.

    Nevermind the grammar, the discombobulated thoughts behind them are what is actually disturbing.

    Comment by Anonymous
    15:31 06/10/2011 # ! Neutral (0)

    You make Post Dumb.

    You sound like Down's syndrome Yoda, the way you talk.

    What does your post "They make Chicken Black" even mean?

    Comment by Anonymous
    19:57 05/10/2011 # ! Neutral (0)

    they make chiken out of dead corpses they steal at a local sementary, or simply out of old car tire.

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    Comment by Imyou
    11:51 06/10/2011 # ! Neutral (0)

    You know anon, you're not far off. Their chickens (in the USA) are raised in basically warehouse mosh pits of shoulder to shoulder chickens wading in a pool of liquid feces. If you want to look them up, it's raised by Tyson Farms.

    So if you've ever wondered why they seem to be sort of dwarfed it's because they've never known the robust exercise of walking in a straight line for more than a foot.

    Comment by Anonymous
    21:45 05/10/2011 # ! Neutral (0)

    they don't make chicken, they just write chicken on the label.

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    Comment by Ota-Kool
    21:17 05/10/2011 # ! Neutral (-0.2)

    Eoooouuuww probably they use the sewer based cooking oil to fried the chicken.

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