"Who controls the past controls the future. Who controls the present controls the past." -- George Orwell

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Burger King. Wendy’s. Boston Market. Red Lobster. Popeye’s. Arby’s. Corner Bakery. Carl’s Jr. The list goes on.

On top of being some of the most iconic restaurants in the U.S., what do all of these companies have in common?