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27 Reasons You Should Get Your Ass To Popeyes Right Now

Step aside, KFC. This isn't amateur hour.

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1. Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen is no ordinary fried chicken fast food joint.

2. It is a light in the darkness...

3. A beacon of hope in a too-healthy world.

Yeah, kale salad, you heard right.
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Yeah, kale salad, you heard right.

4. For those not familiar, Popeyes serves the best fried chicken that money can buy.

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5. Eating it is a lot like this:

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Though some people's reactions are even more...intense.

6. Everything's marinated in "Louisiana spices"...

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7. Then battered and fried for an incomparable, crispy golden crunch.

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8. It's tender and juicy and totally irresistible.

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9. Seriously. Everybody wants a piece.

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10. And that hot, fresh-fried scent will get you drooling from a mile away.

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11. You like spice? OK. But consider yourself warned: When it comes to hot, Popeyes doesn't mess around.

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12. Case in point: these Ghost Pepper Wings.

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13. And let's not forget our favorite flaky, fluffy, buttery friend:

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Oh baby.

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*wipes brow*

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14. Still not seduced? How about now?

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Yes, that's a waffle-batter-breaded tender being dipped in limited-edition sweet honey maple sauce.

15. Also, the fries.

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THE. FRIES.

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16. Want Popeyes for breakfast? Boom: Make yourself this dope-ass egg sandwich.

17. Need something for dessert? Ka-pow, pies for days:

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18. Need even more? Feed your whole goddamn family:

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19. Unless you're alone, which is totally chill — because Popeyes has your back.

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20. On Thanksgiving too? Why the hell not.

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21. Wait, you're not in the U.S.? No problem. Popeyes has locations in 27 countries all over the world.

22. And no matter where you are, know that you're in good hands. Because Popeyes employees are the shit.

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23. And their spokeswoman Annie is a total babe.

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24. Are you worried about KFC getting jealous? Girl please. Popeyes officially bested them five years ago and hasn't looked back since.

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25. And Popeyes routinely comes out on top in other fast food taste tests, so put that in your Double Down and smoke it.

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Side note: Beyoncé was allegedly given a "Chicken For Life" card when Popeyes found out how much she loves their chicken. *bows down*

26. But the point is, no matter what you're craving, Popeyes delivers — with good old-fashioned, crispy-golden Southern charm.

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27. And what's not to love about that?

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#Popeyes4lyfe

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