Complain All You Want About Inflation… Eick December 23, 2008 Advertising, Fast Food 5 Comments But as the commercial below shows, in 1987 they were offering a McDonald’s double cheeseburger for $.99 for “a limited time.” 21 years later, you can still get a double cheeseburger (or at least a McDouble) off the dollar menu.Â Despite rising prices on just about everything, you can still eat damn cheap at fast food places – your health and stomach might not thank you, but in these tough economic times your wallet will. On a side note, look closely at the burger patties. Are those pieces of onions cooked INTO the burger patty? The following two tabs change content below.BioLatest Posts Eick Latest posts by Eick (see all) Surge Wins Discontinued Foods Bracket! - April 12, 2013 Discontinued Foods Bracket FINAL VOTE: Surge vs. Planter’s Cheez Balls - April 10, 2013 Discontinued Foods Bracket Final Four! Surge vs. Ecto Cooler - April 8, 2013 5 Responses Euphoria December 23rd, 2008 Eick’s humor is still cheap too. Reply Brian December 24th, 2008 Those were the good old days. You could still tell it was beef back then. Reply Hillary December 31st, 2008 I hate how healthier food has to be more expensive… Reply Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Name* Email* Website Comment Current day month ye@r * Leave this field empty * Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.