Texas sheriff resigns after New Year’s Day Whataburger fight

  A New Year’s Day fistfight at a Midlothian Whataburger involving Ellis County Sheriff Johnny Brown, two college-aged men and Brown’s brother Bobby resulted in Sheriff Brown’s resignation Wednesday morning. He pleaded guilty to one count of misdemeanor assault shortly thereafter. More: Hot fries and misdemeanors: Police warn against swiping Whataburger table tents According to reports from FOX … Continue reading “Texas sheriff resigns after New Year’s Day Whataburger fight”

Southwest Airlines gave away free Whataburger on flights for Texas Independence Day

What’s more Texan than Whataburger? Free Whataburger on Southwest Airlines on Texas Independence Day, that’s what. Twitter user @lwaysBeHappy, a.k.a. Charlie, tweeted on Thursday that the Texas-based airline should provide its passengers with free Whataburger in celebration of the holiday. On #TexasIndependenceDay @SouthwestAir should provide @Whataburger on all their flights. #MillionDollarIdea #MarketingInBed #StillThinkSo — Charlie … Continue reading “Southwest Airlines gave away free Whataburger on flights for Texas Independence Day”

Hot fries and misdemeanors: Police warn against swiping Whataburger table tents

As tempting as it might be to take your Whataburger table tent to go (hey, that’s my lucky number!), it is actually, you know, stealing. And one police department in Denton County has had enough. RELATED — What a scandal: List of top fast food takes Texas favorite for granted In a Facebook post last … Continue reading “Hot fries and misdemeanors: Police warn against swiping Whataburger table tents”

North Texas pastor soulfully serenades a Honey Butter Chicken Biscuit from Whataburger

You really love Whataburger, but do you love Whataburger as much as this guy? Fred Thomas, a self-described pastor and comedian in North Texas, posted a video last week of him sitting in his car, belting an ode to the crown jewel of Whataburger breakfast: the Honey Butter Chicken Biscuit. If you don’t know (and … Continue reading “North Texas pastor soulfully serenades a Honey Butter Chicken Biscuit from Whataburger”

Whataburger celebrates the Super Bowl by creating its own Whatastadium

Houston’s NRG Stadium has nothing on Whataburger Stadium. A Facebook post from the Texas burger giant on Sunday shows a burger seated at the 50-yard line of a Whataburger stadium made up of order number placards, chicken nuggets, fries and other Whatadelights. The stadium won’t be hosting  a Super Bowl any time soon, but Whataburger … Continue reading “Whataburger celebrates the Super Bowl by creating its own Whatastadium”

Gamers find Whataburger cup in new ‘Resident Evil’ game

They may be murderous cannibals, but the villainous family at the center of the new Resident Evil 7: Biohazard game at least follow Whataburger’s directions. Released Tuesday, gamers play a man searching for his wife in a Louisiana home haunted with the aforementioned creepy family, undead and other monstrous creatures. But In real life, the … Continue reading “Gamers find Whataburger cup in new ‘Resident Evil’ game”

BuzzFeed article deems Whataburger better than In-N-Out and Shake Shack

Any self-respecting Texan knows Whataburger is amazing. But it’s taken a while for the rest of the country to recognize just how good Texans have it when it comes to Whataburger and its many delicacies. Not anymore. A recent post from Buzzfeed has nothing but great things to say about Whataburger, deeming it better than California burger … Continue reading “BuzzFeed article deems Whataburger better than In-N-Out and Shake Shack”

This guy dancing with Whataburger at his wedding is a Texas hero

No matter how much you love Whataburger (and I’m sure it’s a lot), you probably don’t love it as much as this guy. Meet John. His wedding video is going viral, and it’s not because he and his wife, Amanda, are adorable (I mean, they are) — it’s because of a video posted on Facebook by CandleLight … Continue reading “This guy dancing with Whataburger at his wedding is a Texas hero”

You can now buy stainless steel tumblers that look like Whataburger cups

If you live in Texas, you know these YETI stainless steel tumblers are all the rage. They’re pricey, but they keep your beverage super cold (or super hot) for what seems like hours longer than any other cup or mug you’ve ever owned. While some argue that there are almost identical yet more affordable options to … Continue reading “You can now buy stainless steel tumblers that look like Whataburger cups”

Whataburger launches mobile app, promises mobile ordering in 2017

It’s only Nov. 1, but this is probably going to be the best news we’ll hear all month. Whataburger launched a mobile app Tuesday, complete with a rewards program and barcode payment option. Mobile ordering isn’t available, but Whataburger executives promise that feature will be up and running by late 2017. For every five visits to … Continue reading “Whataburger launches mobile app, promises mobile ordering in 2017”