Encore: The Kentucky Fried Chicken War


(Picture by Norman Rockwell – Winston Industries, LLC, 2345 Carton Dr, Louisville, Kentucky 40299, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=53025193)

Hello folks! On this encore episode of the podcast, Rod and Steve tell the story of how a Corbin, Kentucky, gas station operator ended up cornering the market for gasoline in Corbin in a gun battle with his competitor, also launching his in-station restaurant, which became one of the most successful fast food franchises on the planet. It’s the story of the birth of Kentucky Fried Chicken, on this episode of Stories.

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