CNN — Today is national fast food day — so stop by your favorite spot and grab a quick bite.
Fast food has been around for decades: Merriam-Webster dictionary first recognized the term “fast food” in 1951.
Fast food is considered any meal that has a quick prep time and is served to a customer in a packaged form.
If fast food sounds good to you — this is your day to celebrate.
Many fast-food chains are offering special deals — so don’t miss out on your favorites.
You’ll have plenty of restaurants to choose from — the US has the largest fast food industry in the world.